NWS: Cloud formation likely airplane contrail

  • The cloud formation was also captured from Magic Sands Beach Park. (Mark Sale/Special to West Hawaii Today)
  • A line-shaped cloud that stretched over West Hawaii shortly after 9 a.m. Wednesday appears to have been a contrail, meteorologists say. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — A line-shaped cloud that stretched over West Hawaii shortly after 9 a.m. Wednesday appears to have been a contrail from a plane, meteorologists say.