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Videos show crazy wind shear over Puget Sound

Videos show crazy wind shear over Puget Sound

To say the weather pattern is a bit complex this week might be a bit of an understatement.

Check out these videos from Skunkbayweather.com that show what looks like at least three, perhaps four different wind directions at varying altitudes in the atmosphere:





And here are the cameras in tandem:



We had easterly flow along the surface, then some southeast winds, northwest winds, and then another layer of east winds all at the same time.

Cliff Mass' awesome weather blog goes into greater details on the conditions that caused these zany cloud patterns.