Stunning Funnel Cloud Captured Above Niigata Prefecture, Japan

It’s a bit haunting to watch: A thin funnel cloud slowly swirling back up into the heavens above Jōetsu City in Niigata Prefecture, Japan. As SoraNews24 reports, a resident captured the footage, and it was later shared on Twitter and YouTube by Weathernews, a weather information service based in Chiba Prefecture.

Lincoln Doppler Radar Anomaly

Mysterious “Radar Anomaly” Haunting Lincoln, IL

Perhaps it’s nothing, but meteorologists in Central Illinois continue to be perplexed by a strange anomaly affecting a local doppler radar. Described as a “beam of interference,” this mysterious force has caused an anomalous stream of data in the area since November, extending from the Lincoln, Illinois doppler radar all the way into Iowa. You …