Noon Turns Black as Night as Cloud Blocks out Sun!

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Noon Turns Black as Night as Cloud Blocks out Sun!

Postby CliffMickelson » 26 Nov 2004, 00:54

Greetings all:

Of course this is PERFECTLY normal folks;

So...Move along please...Nothing to see here!



Day turned to night across Shenyang when a freak cloud formation 8,000 metres deep blanketed the northeastern city.

For over half-an-hour noon was as black as midnight. Cars, buses and lorries went someway to breaking up the darkness.

Tremendous lightening flashes accompanied the phenomena, reports the website

Convergence of two cloud fronts formed the 8,000-metre-thick connective cloud cluster.

With sky and sun effectively blocked out, visibility was reduced to near zero, according to an expert from the provincial capital's meteorological bureau.

The marvellous spectacle was also reported in many other areas of Liaoning Province and lasted for half an hour in some places, he said.

The meteorologist warned that temperatures are likely to plummet in the coming days. ... =3774&mode

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