1. Mick West

    Late Distrail and Later Contrail

    Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vE40Yl9BUsQ This is a time lapse. About 2 seconds in a plane flies across the lower left, then a distrail forms inside the cloud bank, then a contrail forms outside the cloud bank. Taken around 8AM, 8:04 file time. Probably this plane. Around 30,000...
  2. Mick West

    A Rippled Distrail Near Las Vegas June 17 2016

    https://www.facebook.com/FOX5LasVegas/photos/a.155622121671.143190.66197856671/10154252058271672/?type=3&theater In interesting trail here. It's not entirely clear what's going on, but it seems like a combination of a distrail and some ripple clouds. It's almost like the distrail has...
  3. Mick West

    Contrail to Distrail and back again

    Full sized (10MB) file: https://www.metabunk.org/sk/Pano_IMG_9847.jpg Original distrail image: https://www.metabunk.org/sk/IMG_9848.JPG Just happened to noticed this, and I ran to get my camera. It was only visible for about ten to twenty minutes. It's the best example I've seen of a contrail...