Tang Shunran,a meteorologist at the Keelung Weather station, was quoted by UDN, as stating that the lenticular cloud formation
indicates a high level of moisture, creating a strong chance of rain in the region for Saturday night through Sunday morning.
Reports said the cloud formation
is just a type of cloud called Lenticular, a stationary cloud typically in perpendicular alignment to wind direction.
This provides the small but precise surface needed for water vapor to settle and become liquid water, which is integral in cloud formation
. Water requires a non-gaseous surface to make the transition from a vapor to a liquid.
They discovered that jet drops and film drops have distinct ice nucleating abilities, and therefore different effects on cloud formation
They were accepted as a cloud formation
by the World Meteorological Organisation this year - the first new type since 1951.
This is to be followed by a hot day with local cloud formation
and there is a weak chance of scattered rain in the central areas.
The National Centre for Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) said there's a probability of some towering cloud formation
, over some of the eastern and southern areas, that may result insome rainfall.
| Amazing sunset and cloud formation
taken looking towards Hartlepool, by Jenny Hanley, of Middlesbrough
The results also suggest that cloud formation
on these planets doesn't depend on temperature as clearly it does on brown dwarfs--the temperature-pressure balance might be a far more delicate one.
According to the Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD), rain is also forecast on the southern and central parts of the Kingdom with cloud formation
during the night mainly over the highlands.
A MIDLAND mum shared this incredible footage of a tornadostyle cloud formation
as the region experienced scorching temperatures and downpours in the same day.
Smoke from Africa's agricultural fires suppress rain cloud formation
and leads to less precipitation during the dry season.