The importance of raindrop sizes

We all know how important weather forecasts are, whether it is to plan an activity outside or a trip, or even just to know what to wear for the day.

The regular forecast that we see on TV or nowadays on our phones, always gives a “rain percentage” explaining the likelihood of rain on a certain date.

But what about the size of raindrops? How do they affect storms?

NASA explains it all in the video above.

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Mara Dambour

Mara Dambour

Learning Zone Writer