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October sunsets

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Words are not enough to describe this sunset splendor.

Alabama sunsets in October can be breathtaking. Cool air, high thin clouds . . .
Many of my favorite sunset photos are from October, and not just from Alabama. I really want to do some time-lapse video of these, but for now I am content to just sit and watch them in real time. Wow .!.
This one was just last Sunday, Oct 19 2014. Maybe you enjoyed it too.

/;^)

even more header images

So the next phase, was to get more of this new batch of pics into header image format, and into the rotation on the blog here. Next I want to make a gallery page on the blog, as well as some calendars. These were all taken in about a 2 hr span along the Blue Ridge Parkway, traveling south from Asheville, NC.

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more new header images

I’ve just added some new header images into the rotation at the top.
These were taken Labor Day Holiday,
on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, NC.
I’ll try to post more of these pics into a gallery soon.
/;^)

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summer showers, Blue Ridge Parkway

The Sky Is Falling !

Well, at least parts of it . . .
The sky often has a lot of water in it.
When it has way too much water, it rains.
When the air is cold enough, that rain can become snow. Here in Huntsville, we have had LOTs of rain this week, enough to elevate concern for flooding on several rivers, large creeks and even the Tennessee River was a concern in places. But here in North Alabama, flooding is common enough to not panic.
BUT then, the forecast includes sub-freezing temperatures and that scary word “snow“.
OMG, WTF, etc… You would think the sky was gonna fall .!.

Well, the sky fell today – and there was a wide-spread panic. Continue reading