Isiphepho 1

Ngemuva kwesiphepho: izithombe

Ukuqoqwa kwezithombe, ezithathwe e-United States, okusisiza ukuthi siqonde ukuthi labo abathintekayo babhekana kanjani nokudlula kwesiphepho.

Cumulonimbus, ifu lesiphepho

ICumulonimbus

Ngokwe-WMO iCumulonimbus ichazwa njengefu elijiyile neliminyene, elinokuthuthuka okuqonde mpo, okuyintaba noma imibhoshongo emikhulu. Ihambisana neziphepho.

I-Cumulus

AbakwaCumulus

Amafu we-Cumulus ngamafu akhula amile akhiwa ikakhulu yimisinga emi mpo ethanda ukufudumeza umoya ebusweni bomhlaba.

IStratus

IStratus yakhiwa ngamaconsi amanzi amancane yize emazingeni okushisa aphansi kakhulu angaba nezinhlayiya ezincane zeqhwa.

Sibutsetelo se-nimbostratus

I-Nimbostratus

I-Nimbostratus ichazwa njengolwelwesi olumpunga, oluvamise ukuba mnyama, ngokubonakala okumbozwe yimvula noma iqhwa eliwela ngokuqhubekayo kulo.

I-Altocumulus

I-Altocumulus

I-Altocumulus ihlukaniswa njengamafu aphakathi. Lolu hlobo lwamafu luchazwa njengebhange, ungqimba oluncane noma ungqimba lwamafu akhiwe ngezimo ezahlukahlukene kakhulu.

I-Cirrocumulus

ICirrocumulus

Izihlahla zeCirrocumulus ziqukethe ibhange, ungqimba oluncane noma ishidi lamafu amhlophe, ngaphandle kwezithunzi, ezenziwe ngezinto ezincane kakhulu. Ziveza ubukhona bokungazinzi ezingeni abakulo.

Cirrus

AbakwaCirrus

AmaCirrus awuhlobo lwamafu amade, imvamisa abe ngohlobo lwemicu emhlophe eyenziwe ngamakristalu eqhwa.