'Stunning Mothership': Giant Shelf Cloud Looms Over Clovis, New Mexico

As warnings of a severe thunderstorm approaching Clovis, New Mexico, were issued on June 23, an enormous, and spectacular, shelf cloud formed over the city.

Local man Christian J Hernandez captured this footage of the cloud, telling Storyful, “the sunset was beautiful as a stunning mothership cloud moved closer into town that evening.”

There were no reports of significant damage arising from the storm. Credit: Christian J Hernandez via Storyful