Residual rotation in the clouds above Central New York

 

Residual rotation left in a cloud after a funnel cloud broke up.
Cloud rotation

As my family was driving down one of the local roads I looked up at the storm clouds and noticed a funnel cloud trying to form right above us. We were stopped and stuck in traffic so we couldn't quickly drive and get away. I kept watching it and, thankfully, the funnel cloud quickly broke apart. This photograph shows the residual rotation left in the cloud after the funnel cloud broke up. 

What a welcome to New York! 

Photograph taken on June 30, 2021, near Syracuse, New York.

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