Towering Cumulus

This monster of a cloud formation which dwarfed the land below as storms roamed the area at the time, is a form of cumulus cloud called cumulus congestus.

Towering Cumulus

Copyright: Peter Hillman
Camera used: Nikon D7200
Date taken: 20th May 2017
Place: From rear garden, Staffordshire


31 thoughts on “Towering Cumulus

  1. These are summer clouds for us, so it surprised me to see this one. Then, I checked the date. May is about when we’d begin seeing them, too — and aren’t they marvelous? I love watching them on the days when they billow up quickly.

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