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This is a classic, rapidly growing Cumulus cloud. As it continues to grow it will then morph into what is called a Cumulonimbus cloud. At that point there is us...
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This is a classic, rapidly growing Cumulus cloud. As it continues to grow it will then morph into what is called a Cumulonimbus cloud. At that point there is usually rain falling from the base of the cloud. If it continues to grow the tops of the cloud can reach up and over 50,000 to 60,000 feet where the temperatures are usually way below freezing and not uncommon for the temps to be below zero. That is where hail comes in, as the rain gets pushed up or elevated into the upper portions by dramatically high speed winds and the rain freezes . . . thus hail
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sweetpea72 PRO
 
sweetpea72 June 05, 2014
Incredible shot!
LionesLens
LionesLens June 05, 2014
Thank you sweetpea,Meli ;}
SnowbunnyPhotography
 
SnowbunnyPhotography June 07, 2014
Ah....now I see. Weather and cloud shots! :-) Gotcha! LOL! This looks great...love the effect. Did you take this from a plane?
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LionesLens June 17, 2014
Thank you my friend! Sorry I am just now getting back to you on this nice comment!.............vin
AndreaE
 
AndreaE June 11, 2014
Wow! Incredible!
LionesLens
LionesLens June 12, 2014
Thank you kindly!
lizziemellis PRO+
 
lizziemellis June 11, 2014
Amazing image:-)
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LionesLens June 12, 2014
Thank you kindly! God bless..............vin
ruthruby777
 
ruthruby777 June 15, 2014
Great shot to me it has a heavenly appearance.
LionesLens
LionesLens June 17, 2014
Thank you , I was kind of going for that! God bless................vin
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onyanita July 12, 2014
gorgeous sky!
LionesLens
LionesLens July 13, 2014
Thank you very much! God bless..........vin
lamarh Premium
 
lamarh July 19, 2014
your cloud shots are all exceptional. nice portfolio.
LionesLens
LionesLens July 20, 2014
Thank you for the nice comments! I am sort of ashamed because I know I can improve with upgraded equipment!
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SweetRay January 13, 2015
Your pictures of clouds are very good !!

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