27 May 2010

The Daily Mail Continues It's Record Of NEVER Getting a Story On Science Right

Posted by Dan Satterfield

The MAIL calls this a shelf cloud.


It’s a Cumulonimbus capillatus.

Note to the MAIL: You have one of the World’s top experts on clouds. Pick up a copy of the CLOUD BOOK by Richard Hamblyn. It’s published by the MET OFFICE.

Oh, and here is a shelf cloud:

A real shelf cloud- courtesy of Tom Skilling, WGN Chicago (One of Americas greatest on air Meteorologists ever.)

All you had to do was ask somebody who knew something about clouds…

The soap box is now free….