Thursday, September 3, 2009

Flaming Gorge skies at different times of day

There is a saying "out West"--If you don't like the weather, wait five minutes. Early morning on Flaming Gorge was sunny and bright. Late afternoon the clouds gathered and the sky became menacing. Fortunately we were off the lake before any storm hit. We never did get rained on.

To see other changing skies, check out Sky Watch Friday.


Sylvia K said...

Marvelous, ever changing skies! Terrific shots!



Janie said...

Whoa, those evening storm clouds look angry.
Beautiful photos of a changing sky.

Betsy from Tennessee said...

We say the exact same thing in Tennessee. If you don't like the weather, wait a few minutes and it will change!!!!! ha

Great pictures of the sky around Flaming Gorge.

Have a great Labor Day Weekend.

Sunny said...

Our weather is like that too...every changing!
Wonderful photos, I like the one with the plane.
Sunny :)

Bill S. said...

I have to get to Flaming Gorge to do some fishing. I have never been there and I have to do it once in my lifetime.

Great pictures.

Gaelyn said...

These are interesting changing skies. The last one looks rather ominous. Glad you didn't get wet.

diane said...

A dramatic change in skies. Great shots.See mine at:

Guy D said...

Wow these are all fantastic photos, I can't pick a favourite.

Have a great weekend.
Regina In Pictures

ps.... to answer your question. Wascana Park is about 2300 acres in size, pretty huge for an urban park.

JOE TODD said...

Changing skies changing world

Secret Mom Thoughts said...

Love the series. That last shot looks quite ominous.

jennifer said...

The word "majestic" comes to mind.

(do you know I had to spell check that word and had spelled it maGestic? I'm sure you would have thought "The word "idiot" comes to mind.") :)

Have a wonderful weekend!

BeachILike said...

A great sky series. Love it.

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Lois said...

Those are all beautiful shots! Thanks for visiting my blog and your nice comment.

Happily Retired Gal said...

Wonderful stormy sky series of photos this week. Our skies change often here in So Cal but seldom look as threatening as yours ;--)
Hugs and blessings,

J said...

Glad you were off the lake by the time the storm hit - those clouds looked menacing. Feel that saying could be applicable to the UK too! ;)

Linda said...

That last sky would make me run for cover. Great illustration of your fast-changing weather.