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Original fine art photography by Donna Kennedy...
Appears this cloud is making a touchdown, but just a windy day with lots of Lenticular clouds on this Spring day in March.
Lenticular clouds (Altocumulus lenticularis) are stationary lens-shaped clouds that form at high altitudes, normally in perpendicular alignment to the wind direction. Lenticular clouds can be separated into altocumulus standing lenticularis (ACSL), stratocumulus standing lenticular (SCSL), and cirrocumulus standing lenticular (CCSL). Due to their shape, they have been offered as an explanation for some Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) sightings.
Photo taken in Reno, Nevada
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-Clouds always the same but never the same
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July 22nd, 2013
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