The blue-white scales of this four-horned dragon exude wisps of fog. The dragon’s snout is short but filled with sharp teeth.
Cloud Dragon, Ancient CR 18
Speed 40 ft., fly 250 ft. (clumsy), swim 40 ft.
Melee bite +32 (4d6+16/19–20 plus 2d6 sonic), 2 claws +32 (2d8+11), tail slap +29 (2d8+16), 2 wings +29 (2d6+5)
Space 20 ft.; Reach 15 ft. (20 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (60-ft. cone, 20d8 electricity, DC 29), crush, tail sweep
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 24th; concentration +30)
Spells Known (CL 13th; concentration +19)
6th (5/day)—chain lightning (DC 22), greater dispel magic
5th (7/day)—cone of cold (DC 21), dismissal (DC 21), teleport
4th (7/day)—elemental body I, ice storm, lesser geas (DC 20), river of wind
3rd (7/day)—arcane sight, cloak of winds, stinking cloud (DC 19), suggestion (DC 19)
2nd (8/day)—eagle’s splendor, glitterdust (DC 18), gust of wind, locate object, see invisibility
1st (8/day)—alter winds, charm person (DC 17), detect secret doors, erase, true strike
0 (at will)—dancing lights, detect poison, light, mage hand, message, prestidigitation, read magic, resistance, touch of fatigue
Str 32, Dex 7, Con 25, Int 20, Wis 24, Cha 23
Base Atk +24; CMB +39; CMD 47 (51 vs. trip)
Feats Critical Focus, Dazzling Display, Flyby Attack, Improved Critical (bite), Improved Initiative, Multiattack, Power Attack, Skill Focus (Diplomacy), Snatch, Staggering Critical, Weapon Focus (bite, claws)
Skills Appraise +32, Diplomacy +39, Fly +11, Intimidate +33, Knowledge (local) +32, Knowledge (planes) +32, Perception +34, Sense Motive +34, Stealth +13, Survival +34, Swim +46
Languages Auran, Common, Draconic, Elven
SQ cloud form (24 rounds/day)
An adult or older cloud dragon can change itself into a cloudy vapor as a swift action for a number of rounds per day equal to its Hit Dice. This ability functions as gaseous form but the dragon’s fly speed is unchanged.
A cloud dragon can see through fog, clouds, and similar obscuring effects with perfect clarity.
An ancient or older cloud dragon’s bite makes a thundering crash whenever it attacks, dealing an additional 2d6 points of sonic damage. A great wyrm’s thundering bite deals an additional 4d6 sonic damage.
Environment any sky (Plane of Air)