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Lenticular Clouds over Cadair Idris

Lenticular Clouds over Cadair Idris

Martin Garnett recently sent us this video. Gavin Pretor-Pinney has advised that the lenticularis formation is embedded within a stratocumulus layer and so is more or less visible at different stages of the video. He also mentioned that it is possible that there are some moments of “asperatus” formations visible.

Lenticular clouds over Cadair Idris 29th September 2013 from Martin Garnett on Vimeo.

  • Glynis Garbutt avatar

    Glynis Garbutt

    February 17, 2014 at 3:48 pm

    That was amazing! I lost count of how many clouds went by as I was watching your video. Being a new member of the C.A.S, it makes me even more determined to point my camera skywards. Thank you.

  • Linda Stone avatar


    March 9, 2014 at 8:44 pm

    Lenticular plus…beautiful…awesome…thank you!

  • Susan McIntyre avatar


    March 15, 2014 at 10:40 am

    Absolutely beautiful! Remarkable! Thank you indeed.

  • Mike Gorringe avatar

    Mike Gorringe

    March 16, 2014 at 5:40 pm

    Clouds are beautifull, even when they’re black!

  • Anne-Charlotte Gautier avatar


    June 13, 2014 at 5:24 pm

    beautiful, thanks !

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