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Lots Of Contrails Over BCN

Wed Jul 09, 2003 3:12 am

Last february 2003 I spent a week in Barcelona, Spain, where I could see more contrails than ever. Any plane at high altitude displayed long and funny ones.

Is it related to specific weather conditions there?
 
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RE: Lots Of Contrails Over BCN

Wed Jul 09, 2003 10:26 am

From personal observations i'd say contrails seem to be more prevalent during the summer months. During winter- even when we don't have cloud cover i very rarely see any contrails at all, despite there being an airway almost directly over my house. During summer though when the air conditions are calmer i normally see about 5 a day, they are really thick long bright ones.

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