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dinowoman asks:
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my son and i would like to know why some clouds are gray?

is it the water density? the pollution? Both?  i am not sure where to find this information
In Topics: Nature and outdoors
> 60 days ago

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greenprof2
Nov 12, 2009
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Some clouds are gray because they are thicker (deeper), thus blocking out more light from the sun. If you were above them in an airplane they would look white and fluffy. Michael Bentley

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Mono
Aug 25, 2009
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Clouds look gray when they block sunlight. The thicker the cloud, the more light it blocks.
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Brazil
Brazil writes:
hey dinowwoman,

the reason the clouds are gray is b/c it is about to rain or is about to rain some where Else.

it is not b/c the water or the pollution it is b/c the rain it is natural for the clouds to be gray.
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