The Strangest Clouds I've Ever Seen

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  1. grafiks

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    These clouds lingered for most of a day. Don't they look like skipping stones or something?

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    WOW that looks awesome! :D
    I've never seen clouds like that
     
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    That's the same thing I was thinking when I saw them. :)
     
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    Are those real?? Wow.
     
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    that looks pretty cool :)
     
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    I swear, they are real.
     
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    Looks like an alien invasion is headed to your town, retreat to your bunker immediately!
     
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    From my little Google research I found out that these are called lenticular cloud formations, and this_site also explains quite nicely what brings them about. Nice find, no wonder you thought these were worth a photo (or two or three?)!
     
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    Excellent research! Thanks for digging that information up. It's good to learn about it.
     
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    Very strange clouds, a great capture
     
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    Those clouds are strange. What a unique picture!
     
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    Thanks for all your comments. :D
     

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