Roger's SkyPix

Mini Cloud Atlas

Cirrocumulus with Virga

Cirrocumulus with Virga

Closeby cirrocumulus with underlying virga streaks, as seen from a plane flying at 33,000 ft. At that altitude, the precipitation (virga) was in the form of fine snow and sublimated (evaporated) long before reaching the ground.

over Centerville TX (9 Jul 97) Looking SSW