interesting clouds forming over Mt Rainier--view from my upstairs

Turbulence over Mt Rainier at sunset

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joods says ... on Monday, May 17 at 10:05 PM

Closer inspection of my photos revealed significant spindrift on the south/ southwest side of the Mt. I took photos both through glass and standing outside. It may have been a beautiful day in the lowlands, but it was a cold windy one on the summit!

Chagani says ... on Monday, May 17 at 8:59 PM

My husband and I were marveling at those clouds last night out in our front yard. Even with a beautiful view from our house we never get tired of seeing the mountain. It's magical every time!

I, Roberts says ... on Monday, May 17 at 3:32 PM

When the Mountain is out it is a "Miracle!!!" I have lived in King county for 66 Years and I never tire of seeing ...like it is brand new!! We live in Kent, WA. and when we go someplace, the first tjhing I do is check the "Mountain!!!"

Sunflower Ranch says ... on Sunday, May 16 at 10:48 PM

Simply beautiful! Thanks for sharing this!!

Peggy Thompson says ... on Sunday, May 16 at 10:33 PM

Yes, I saw these cloud formations also this evening. I don't think I've ever seen quite this type of cloud formation over the mountain before. I've seen lenticular clouds before and wonder if this could be a variation of that.

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