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Photo showcases two of Mt. Rainier's tricks

Photo showcases two of Mt. Rainier's tricks

 We've done plenty of stories on lenticular clouds atop Mt. Rainier. And we've done stories on how Mt. Rainier can cast a shadow on the sky at sunrise.

But I don't think I've ever seen both at the same time...

YouNews contributor kmertel took this photo from Dock Street in Tacoma. It not only shows a large shadow cast on the sky by the mountain, but Rainier also has a little "cap cloud" lenticular at the same time.

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