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Funnel cloud or not?

This unusual cloud formation was spotted from the viewpoint at the Ptarmigan Cafe on Cairngorm. It might be a funnel cloud, it was only visible for a few minutes. These events do happen in the British Isles but are quite ephemeral and rarely touch the ground. Map location.

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Filename:Funnel_Cloud2C_Cairngorm.jpg
Album name:administrator / Views around Aberdeenshire & Moray
Filesize:323 KiB
Date added:Sep 16, 2011
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DateTime Original:2009:08:17 13:33:44
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Focal length:178 mm
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