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Find out what rain is and the different types it can take.
The water cycle is the process by which water is continuously transferred between the surface of the earth and the atmosphere.
Met Office meteorologist Aidan McGivern takes a closer look at radar and raindrops
Take care when travelling in heavy rain, wind and thunderstorms.
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