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17 December 2011

Magic Clouds In The Magic City!

  Birmingham, Alabama is known as the magic city, and they had a magical cloud display yesterday to go along with the name! I have mentioned Kelvin-Helmholtz waves before on this blog, but there was an AMAZING display of them yesterday in Birmingham. I’m talking a jaw dropping display. These clouds look like sculpted waves in the ocean and are caused by strong wind shear (especially a change in velocity) …


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