Mammatus clouds in Kuching (2 June 2015)

This is the first time in my life I saw mammatus clouds in the sky of Kuching!!!! 


Mammatus cloud is a special kind of cloud normally appear after heavy storm. Normal clouds like cumulonimbus, stratocumulus, stratonimbus are formed due to convection--- the hot air rises. 

However, mammatus cloud is due to the sinking of the air, hence loped-like or sagged.

These photos are taken on my way to Crown Square, Kuching.

Kuching -  around 6:30 pm

This video shows the mammatus clouds at Regina, USA which occurred after a storm.

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