New cloud type spotted over Central Texas today

They’re called ‘asperitas’ clouds, and last year became the newest cloud classification in more than 60 years. Several KXAN viewers sent us photos of the clouds over Travis County Sunday morning.

Asperitas clouds over Hudson Bend – Jim Brown
Asperitas clouds spotted near Lakeway – Norris Sebastian

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