Rain is water droplets that have condensed from atmospheric water vapor and then fall under gravity. Rain is a major component of the water cycle and is responsible for depositing most of the fresh water on the Earth. It provides water for hydroelectric power plants, crop irrigation, and suitable conditions for many types of ecosystems.
The major cause of rain production is moisture moving along three-dimensional zones of temperature and moisture contrasts known as weather fronts. If enough moisture and upward motion is present, precipitation falls from convective clouds (those with strong upward vertical motion) such as cumulonimbus (thunder clouds) which can organize into narrow rainbands. In mountainous areas, heavy precipitation is possible where upslope flow is maximized within windward sides of the terrain at elevation which forces moist air to condense and fall out as rainfall along the sides of mountains. On the leeward side of mountains, desert climates can exist due to the dry air caused by downslope flow which causes heating and drying of the air mass. The movement of the monsoon trough, or intertropical convergence zone, brings rainy seasons to savannah climes.
The urban heat island effect leads to increased rainfall, both in amounts and intensity, downwind of cities. Global warming is also causing changes in the precipitation pattern globally, including wetter conditions across eastern North America and drier conditions in the tropics. Antarctica is the driest continent. The globally averaged annual precipitation over land is 715 mm (28.1 in), but over the whole Earth it is much higher at 990 mm (39 in). Climate classification systems such as the Köppen classification system use average annual rainfall to help differentiate between differing climate regimes. Rainfall is measured using rain gauges. Rainfall amounts can be estimated by weather radar.
Rain is also known or suspected on other planets, where it may be composed of methane, neon, sulfuric acid, or even iron rather than water.

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    Referral Sunshade and Rain Dual-purpose Umbrella! Limited offer!

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    Pwede po request ng Endless Rain

    baka meron kayo bagal mag dl saken eh
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    Android App RainViewer v4.0 Frémíùm (40mb)

    RainViewer is a helpful app that helps users learn about weather changes, whether local or global. That also helps them track the changes in real-time of the weather and take more actions in advance to avoid bad situations. The app even has a fascinating built-in radar to ensure absolute data...
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    Rain On Me?

    Ctto. Ang Sweet Hahaha
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    Life Is Like The Rain

    We all experience the rain in our lives, and it's important to remember the lessons it teaches us. Just like the rain, life is unpredictable. We can never know what will come our way, but it's important to remain hopeful and open to its possibilities. The rain can seem dark and dismal at times...
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    I'm Just A Drop Of Rain.

    🖼️ Ctto.
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    Trivia Diamond Rain

    Some planets produce diamond rain Saturn and Jupiter are gas giant planets that produce a truly unique form of weather. Recently, scientists discovered that there is plenty of carbon in these atmospheres. When carbon soot gets hit by lightning, it hardens into graphite and falls downward, where...
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    Help May bagyo

    Di na tumigil ulan dito sa bahay haha
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    Trivia Yes, you can smell rain

    Yes, you can smell rain Weather patterns produce distinct smells, and one of these is a lightly pungent scent of ozone that springs from fertilizers and can be carried in a thunderstorm's downdrafts from higher altitudes, alerting those with sensitive noses that the rain is about to fall. (S)...
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    Typhoon tracker

    Live Rain Radar Map | Zoom Earth
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    Help The Rain in España Episode 3

    sino po meron na pahingi po sana link na nka 1080p napo sana
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    Bagyong Oten

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    LPA to bring rain showers over parts of Luzon

    MANILA – Several areas in Luzon will continue to get dampened with rain showers due to the low-pressure area (formerly Tropical Depression Amang) last tracked 40 km. southwest of Iba, Zambales, the weather bureau said Friday. Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will prevail over Metro...
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    Help Request: THE RAIN 2018 Series of Netflix

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    Trivia Is this sentence correct, 'while waiting for the bus, it began to rain'?

    No, this is an example of a dangling participle. The subject of “waiting” should be the subject that immediately follows, “it.” But it isn’t. The subject of “waiting” never appears in the sentence at all, so we don’t know who is waiting. It would be correct to say, “While I was waiting for the...
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    Help Best raincoat for riders

    Good day mga paps, ask ko lang alin magandang raincoat or kapote sainyo, yun wala tatagus, hehe Laging maulan kasi, Thanks
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    Acid rain?

    ano po maganda pang tanggal ng acid rain. yung nasaubukan niyo na po
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    Help Mga kaPHC baka po meron kyo kopya ng (Climax covers "It Will Rain" (Bruno Mars) LIVE on Wish 107.5)

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    (Action/Offline) Rain World APK V1.1.1

    DESCRIPTION Rain World is a 2017 simulation ecosystem survival platform game developed by Videocult, published by ãdül† Swim Games in March 2017 for PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows, and released on the Nintendo Switch platform in late 2018. In 2018, Rain World released January 13, 2018...
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    Trivia Pasok may matutunan ka dito sa BlacK Rain Frog

    Ang black rain frog ay Isang palaka.. frog nga eh Isang uri ito ng amphibian na matatagpuan sa Southern Coast ng Africa... Nakakatuwa hitsura nito parang laging Galit hehe kaya tinawag din itong "World Grampiest Frog"... Kailangan ng mga amphibian ang tubig ..pero kakaiba ang palaka na ito...
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    Grain ships sail despite Moscow's pullout from deal; missiles rain on Ukraine

    KYIV, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Ships brought grain from Ukrainian ports on Monday, suggesting Moscow had stopped short of reimposing a blockade that might have caused world hunger, despite suspending its participation in a U.N. programme to safely export grain from the war zone. Air raid sirens...
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    Android App Modded Apps Anything you want

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    Closed Sun Internet

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    Closed Monitor

    pahelp naman po ano po kaya problema netong led monitor samsung ko. kahapon ok naman nagkakapag dota pa ko. pagbukas ko ngayung umaga ganyan na display. dati nagkaganyan na sya tapos bigla sya umayos dati pa yun 3 years ago na.
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    Closed Ovpn pc gamers

    Hinihikayat ko ang mga gamers na pumasok sa thread na ito. Dahil ramdam ko kayo na nahihirapan kayo sa paghahanap ng pang PC na ovpn config file na lowping. Andito kame para mang hingi ng pabor sa mga magagaling at may alam kung paano gumawa ng mga ovpn files . P.S bago po ako nagpost gumamit...
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    Closed Sun roam

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    Closed Sun blocking

    Feeling ko may application na sila na auto block. may sim kasi ako pare parehas ng oras ng block sa araw araw. 10:30a.m 3:30p.m 6:30p.m 11:40p.m . 20 days na kong ganito
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    Closed Survey

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    Closed Sun bagal

    Mabagal din ba sa inyo 9:00 A.M 10/26/18 . Bulacan area.
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    Closed Sun blocking

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    Closed Android

    guys may way ba iconnect ung internal memory sa tv? xp based tv. wala po kasi ako memory card kaya gusto ko basahin ng tv namin ung rom ng phone ko. any way po? di nga po pala smart tv namin
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    Closed Capping

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    Closed How to speed up web browsing using dns **** ?

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    Closed Evoluzn fx pr3l openline

    Help naman po sa evoluzn fx pr3l ko, inopen line ko po ,dati po smart nakapasak umaabot ng 10 mbps, ngayun po pagtapos ko iopenline sa globe ko na sim 1.4 mbps nalang parehas naman lte naka set. tapos pag pinasak ko naman sa cp ko na lte ung sim na globe pumapalo naman po ng 12 mbps . i think...
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    Closed Help

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    Closed Help

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    Help Pc virus

    Mga ate kuya Meron po akong virus sa PC na gagawin nya idedelete nya application ng isang program. for example is ung Internet download manager, mamaya maya lang biglang magcacrash ung application tas pag bubuksan mo na ulit ganyan na ? may pamilyar po ba sa ganitong virus tska pano po to ma...
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    Closed Softether

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    Closed Petrichor

    Tawag ng mga matatanda dito satin nito ay "Alimuong". :)
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    Closed Ml10

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    Closed Gs

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    Closed Tnt block

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    Closed Wifi mac address

    anong app po ba sa android yung makikita ko ung bssid ng network kahit di pa ko nakakakonek sakanya. Yung ganito po EXAMPLE:, "E3:F5:O"

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