This cloud image captures altocumulus lenticular clouds and cirrus clouds. Lenticular clouds are big and shaped like lenses. These clouds form because of the winds near the mountains. The thin, wispy cirrus clouds, add a delicate feel to the overall scene. The report explores the details of this captured moment, looking into the science behind the way light, air, and clouds work together to create a timeless and beautiful picture of nature.
Skew-T plot for 4th November 2023, 6 pm at Grand Junction, Colorado