Check out these incredible photos taken yesterday over Mount Rainier, the 14,411′ (4,392m) pater familias of the Cascades in Washington State.
Photo by Tim Thompson, KATU.com
Photo by David Embrey, KATU.com
For an explanation of the phenomena underlying the formation of these lenticular clouds, visit the KATU.com weather blog. And for the sweet sake of thundering Thor, do NOT allow your UFO-conspiracy friends to lay eyes on these.