Rare Wave-Like Cloud Formations Just Appeared Over Virginia And The Effect Is Mesmerizing

Those who have lived in Virginia for long enough know that when it comes to the weather, you should always expect the unexpected.

That rule of thumb became all-too relevant recently when an unbelievably rare cloud formation known as Kelvin-Helmholtz instability waves appeared in the sky over Smith Mountain Lake. As you might imagine, weather conditions have to be just right for these wave-like clouds to appear. Take a look at the incredible photograph below and prepare to be amazed by the stunning perspective of a truly unique phenomenon.

What are your thoughts on this incredible spotting of Kelvin–Helmholtz instability clouds? Have you ever spotted them before? If so, we’d love to hear from you! For more information about planning a trip to Smith Mountain Lake, you can visit the official website by clicking here.

Address: 1235 Road 888, Huddleston, VA, 24104