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Mammatus clouds

Mammatus-clouds over Weaver Mountains Peeples Valley Arizona

Mammatocumulus look foreboding but are only the messengers preceding a coming storm or other extreme weather. Also known as mammatus clouds they are typically made up of ice crystals or water.

Mammatus-clouds over Weaver Mountains Peeples Valley Arizona

With 100% precipitation predicted to begin tonight through Friday night I’d say these Mammary clouds seen late Thursday afternoon are probably spot on.

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