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Monsoonal Rainbow

A partial rainbow appears amongst the sheets of rain along The North Rim of the Grand Canyon.

 

 

 

 

 

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Monsoons On Marble Canyon

Monsoon season has begun with full force at Marble Canyon which is in Grand Canyon National Park and precedes The Grand Canyon. These images were shot from above in the Kaibab National Forest, Arizona at a cool elevation of about 9,000 feet.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Captured! First Rainbow of The Season

Conditions were ripe tonight for a summer rainbow as a passing storm with a setting sun produced some magic! A faint second rainbow is visible.

 

Panorama


Summer Has Arrived At Zion

Temperatures over 100 degrees and monsoonal moisture have arrived at Zion National Park, Utah.

 

 

 

Threatening clouds pass over Cave Valley at Zion National Park, Utah


Some More Pics From Capitol Reef National Park

 

Cathedral Valley

 

Like A Rainbow

 

 

 

Temples Of The Moon and The Sun

 

 

Dark clouds pass over the Henry Mountains near Capitol Reef National Park, Utah

 

 

Highway 24 weaves its way through the heart of Capitol Reef National Park.

 

Nice sunset, nice fire and a nice 12 pack of Corona Beer.

 

 

 

Dixie National Forest adjacent to Capitol Reef National Park, Utah

 

 


Cathedral Valley In Monochrome

Storm clouds appear over Cathedral Valley at Capitol Reef National Park, Utah

 

 

 

 

 

 


Post Rainstorm at Zion

From Wednesday.

Fog rolls into Zion Canyon after a rainstorm at Zion National Park, Utah


California’s Moro Bay

Along California’s central coast, Moro Bay is a home for one nice marina and one large ubiquitous rock.

 

Sailboats harbor at California's Moro Bay.

 

Moro Rock stands out amongst the storm clouds at Moro Bay, California

 

A storm approaches the coastline at California's Moro Bay.

 

Sailboats harbor at California's Moro Bay.

These houses are stacked on top of each other, like cards in a deck.

 

Sailboats harbor at California's Moro Bay.

 

Storm clouds approach California's Pacific Ocean Coastline near Moro Bay

 

Sailboats harbor at Moro Rock at California's Moro Bay.

I also forgot the ubiquitous smoke stacks of the local power plant.

 

 


Zion National Park’s Rain

The rain and wind storm swept through Zion yesterday and produced some great photo ops. More to follow.

Heavy rains have produced ephemeral waterfalls at Zion National Park, Utah

Heavy rains have produced ephemeral waterfalls at Zion National Park, Utah

 

zion-virgin-r_7690A swollen Virgin River

 

Heavy rains have produced ephemeral waterfalls at Zion National Park, Utah

 

Heavy rains have produced ephemeral waterfalls at Zion National Park, Utah

 

A passing rain storm produces thick clouds and fog at Zion National Park, Utah

 

Heavy rains have produced ephemeral waterfalls at Zion National Park, Utah

 

Heavy rains have produced ephemeral waterfalls at Zion National Park, Utah


Stormy Zion Video

Today’s rainstorm ripped through Zion National Park and pretty much kept me inside my vehicle where I film its ferocity.  It was tough focusing because of all the water on my windshield. Watch the wind blow the water along the surface of the road


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