Caption: Timelapse footage of evening clouds releasing their moisture as virga, precipitation that does not reach the ground. The mid-air evaporation of the precipitation cools the air around it, and can lead to severe turbulence.

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Keywords: america, anvil, atmosphere, chaotic, clearing, clouds, cumulonimbus, cumulus, downdrafts, environment, evening, late afternoon, mammatus, meteorology, microbursts, pretty colors, summer, sunset, timelapse, turbulent, us, usa, virga, weather

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Virga at sunset, timelapse

K003/5445 Royalty Free

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Duration: 00:00:24.21

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 730.9M


Capture format: Digital Image Sequence

Frame size: 1280x1080

Codec: DVCPRO HD 1080i60

Interlaced: Yes

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