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Clouds move east, day goes south

Clouds move east, day goes south

Last Thursday was straight out of a Charles Dickens novel with the blazing sunshine in the morning, and pouring rain in the afternoon as a cold front dragged ashore during the afternoon.

Take a look at this great time lapse video taken atop the University of Washington Atmospheric Sciences Building of the progression we went through:

There is some great low level wind shear there as well (where the clouds are going different directions at different altitudes.)