Caption: Timelapse footage of turbulence in a mountain lee wave rotor cloud. The rotor cloud stays in place as it forms in the trough of a standing wave, set up as the wind blows over mountains. Filmed in Colorado, USA, in spring.

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Keywords: altocumulus, america, atmosphere, atmospheric, changeable, chaotic, clouds, downslope winds, environment, jumps, late afternoon, meteorological, meteorology, mountain clouds, mountain wave, north america, rotors, sky, spring, stratocumulus, timelapse, turbulence, turbulent, united states, us, usa, weather, wind shear

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Rotor cloud, timelapse

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Duration: 00:00:30

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

Audio: No

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

File size: 826.2M


Capture format: DVCPRO HD

Frame size: 1280x1080

Codec: DVCPRO HD 1080i60

Interlaced: Yes

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