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Tag(s) Cloud Formations

Tail Cloud


A Cauda, also known as a tail cloud, is another supplemental feature, which is seen off to the right of wall cloud, above, and it looks a bit like a dinosaur's tail trailing behind the storm. Caused by air flowing into the storm, its tube-like shape can sometimes be mistaken for a tornado.


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