Do cirrus clouds in the upper troposphere move faster than cumulus and stratus clouds in the lower atmosphere?
What about clouds associated with extratropical systems, compared with clouds in the tropics?
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Cloud particles are suspended in air, and their movement is governed by:
So the type of cloud is indirectly relevant: different cloud types are associated with different particle sizes, are to a larger or smaller degree the consequence of convection, and are more or less likely to contain precipitation-sized particles.