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An Introduction to Weather Map Symbols and Terminology


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Cloud Cover in a Weather Station Model
Cloud Cover Symbols

Weather station model symbols used to indicate cloud cover

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Weather Stations often report weather in a station model. The central part of a station model is the cloud cover. The amount of cloudiness reported to you during the evening news is indicated by a series of symbols.

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