10 results for '"orographic cloud"'
High-level mountain wave cloud over Pyrenees
Pronounced high-level orographic cloud pattern behind the ridge of Pyrenees.
Gravity waves off the Atlas Mountains
Interesting orographic cloud waves formed over the Atlas Mountains, and wider, in mid-December.
Chequered cloud deck over Sardinia
Orographic cloud over Sardinia and beyond, due to unstable air upwind, marked by altocumulus floccus.
Mountain waves over the Alps
High-level orographic cloud pattern occurred in the lee side of the Alps, gradually seen as a pronounced feature in the Convection RGB loop, along with the rising Sun.
Mount Pico in the Azores shrouded in orographically-induced clouds
In late-September 2019 Mount Pico in the Azores was shrouded in clouds formed by the orographic effect.
Cyclone over Europe & sand storm over Algeria
Cyclonic storm over Western Europe and sand storm over Northern Algeria.
Record-breaking December snowfall in Switzerland
Areas above around 1000 m altitude of Canton Ticino recorded a 24-hour accumulation of fresh snow of 120-150 cm on 25 December 2013.
Second eruption of Stromboli in 2019
The second eruption of the Italian volcano Stromboli occurred on 28 August - just a few weeks after a previous eruption.
Clockwise rotating cirrus clouds over the Atlantic
Strange clockwise rotating cirrus clouds over the North Atlantic.