Here are some pics of clouds that we saw tonight at 7:00pm south of Atkins hope you like.
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Man says ... on Monday, Jun 14 at 7:16 AM
I agree with PapaBear with calling this a "cold air" funnel. They rarely touch the ground and are extremely small when and if they do touch the ground. Fun to watch.
ocmccormick says ... on Sunday, Jun 13 at 11:14 PM
Nope, this is scud. It looks like a funnel cloud, but it isn't rotating, and therefore it never causes any damage. They're pretty rare too!
PapaBear says ... on Sunday, Jun 13 at 9:10 PM
Is that what is sometimes called a "cold" funnel? They appear every so often, and people get really freaked out by them. If my understanding is correct, they do very minimal damage if any if they touch the ground?
:) says ... on Sunday, Jun 13 at 8:13 PM
i saw it too!! I took some good pics...fun to watch!!
Dawn says ... on Sunday, Jun 13 at 7:57 PM
We saw this! It was amazing! Watched it rope and twist and hang. It would disappear and then, reappear. Very cool. Nice pic, Tim.
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