NZ7309 : Wall Cloud at Danby Beacon

taken 13 years ago, near to Houlsyke, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Wall Cloud at Danby Beacon
Wall Cloud at Danby Beacon
This cloud formation is rarely seen in the UK - it may form underneath an intense storm, usually a thunderstorm.
This storm had run down the North Sea Coast in an unstable showery airflow, and as it came upon the higher ground of Danby Moor it intensified considerably - dropping hail and sleet although it was well into May.
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NZ7309, 39 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 May, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 April, 2006
Category
Weather feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 735 092 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:28.3711N 0:52.0403W
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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