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Punch Hole Clouds & Other Rarely Seen Cloud Formations

Posted on: Friday, 19 December 2008

Original clip by P.
clipped from www.darkroastedblend.com
We covered bizarre cloud formations before,
but there seems to be no end of them… The tsunami-looking fog wave was strange enough, and now these “gateways in the sky” –
circular absence of clouds, with wispy tendrils reaching out of them…

Punch Hole Clouds may appear as a circular or oval holes in a layer of
supercooled clouds; sometimes they assume a form of a perfect circle and persist
for quite a long time,

Another strange hole in the cloud, reported from Mobile, Alabama

Photo taken in Melbourne, Australia in 2003

NASA takes satellite images of this phenomenon

Cloud Vortices: another “holey” sky phenomena

More Incredible and Fascinating Clouds

Another supercell cloud in Alberta skies, this time over Edmonton:


Another cloud “wave”, similar to the one over South Dakota Badlands

Roll clouds… get into a small plane and start “surfing” them

A “genie”, coming out of a bottle:

Spectacular lenticulars in the morning light


rainbow effect

Nacreous clouds

Prepare to get squashed

  blog it

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