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Liquid water high above ice-topped cumulus

Here is a great example of liquid water high above an ice-topped cumulus, seen with EOSDIS Worldview.

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The upper level altocumulus cloud is at 6.5 km and lower ones top out at 3-3.5km, as seen in CALIPSO.

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