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View Full Version : Guess this Cloud!

10-07-2008, 12:52 AM

I saw this beauty at work the other day, although I don't know what it is or how it got there.

10-07-2008, 10:09 AM
Thats pretty sweet

10-07-2008, 10:55 AM
looks somewhat like a lenticular cloud associated with mountain wave there a mountain range within 50 miles of that pic?

10-07-2008, 11:40 AM
There is, about 15 miles away from the cloud to the east of the picture.

10-07-2008, 01:45 PM
Altostratus anyone?

10-07-2008, 04:39 PM
alto stratus is stratus between 6500ft and 20k ft. Being that the OP confirmed there is a mountain range near by, those do appear to be lenticular clouds, note the airfoil like shape

10-07-2008, 05:41 PM
hahahahahaha! man... You guys are too funny. oh wow.

10-07-2008, 06:17 PM
Looks like some type of front passing through. Not the typical saucer shape that I usually see with lenticular.