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Cirrus and altocumulus clouds moved over Washington during sunrise while the storm’s stratus clouds and precipitation were west of the mountains.
Here's what the webcam looked like as the stratus moved into the #Boise area today pic.twitter.com/CYxR81Oqn5 — NWS Boise (@NWSBoise) December 6, 2017 Locally dense fog has formed in the Boise and Nampa areas.
Still, the stratus will be light and should burn off quickly.
And the damage fell disproportionately on the lower stratus — immigrants in Colorado who worked in the coal fields.
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Origin and Etymology of stratus
First Known Use: circa 1803See Words from the same year
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