Tuesday, March 30, 2010
More pics from March 30th
Again all these clouds seen were created by these planes.
They dont have perfect patterns they just zigzag across the sky.
This quote is from NOVA / PBS writer
"If conditions are right, newly formed contrails will begin feeding off surrounding water vapor. Like vaporous cancers, they start growing and spreading. In time, they can expand horizontally to such an extent that they become indistinguishable from cirrus clouds, those thin, diaphanous sheets often seen way up high. These artificial cirrus clouds can last for many hours, and the amount of sky they end up covering can be astonishing: one study showed that contrails from just six aircraft expanded to shroud some 7,700 square miles."