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  Cloud Streets Off of the Aleutian Islands

Cloud Streets Off of the Aleutian Islands
Image credit: NASA/GSFC/Jeff Schmaltz/MODIS Land Rapid Response Team

Uploader comment: Strong winds polished the snow of southwestern Alaska and stretched marine stratocumulus clouds into long, parallel streets in early January, 2012. After crossing Bristol Bay, the winds scraped the clouds across the tall volcanic peaks of the Aleutian Islands.

   

 
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