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Mammatus Clouds Turn NYC Sky Orange After Thunderstorm (VIDEO)

First Posted: 07/31/09 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 02:30 PM ET

New Yorkers this weekend snapped photos and shot video of the sky last weekend after rare clouds, resulting from moist air and dry air mixing after a thunderstorm, turned the sky orange.

The clouds, described as "strange, pink popcorn clouds," are called 'mamatis' clouds.

Watch the report below.

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Filed by Nick Graham  |