Lenticular clouds cap Mount Rainier at dusk as a jet passes by on Dec. 31, 2018, as seen from Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, file)

Lenticular clouds cap Mount Rainier at dusk as a jet passes by on Dec. 31, 2018, as seen from Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, file)

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