Ask Storm Team 11: What are mountain waves?

Ask Storm Team 11

Thursday’s Ask Storm Team 11 question was: “What are mountain waves and what causes them to form?”

If you examine the satellite imagery during the winter months, you may see what looks like ocean waves across the mountains. These cloud formations are caused by mountain waves.

Storm Team 11’s Meteorologist Alex Williams explains more in the video above.

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