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From Orion to the Southern Cross

This is a sky filled with glowing icons. On the far left is the familiar constellation of Orion, divided by its iconic three-aligned belt stars and featuring the famous Orion Nebula, both partly encircled by Barnard’s Loop. Just left of center in the featured image is the brightest star in the night: Sirius. Arching across…

Sunny today!

With a high of 28F and a low of 14F. Currently, it’s 33F and Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 13 from the West Pollen: 0 Sunrise: January 18, 2022 at 07:10AM Sunset: January 18, 2022 at 04:43PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 68% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv January 18, 2022 at 12:14AM

Light Snow Early today!

With a high of F and a low of 23F. Currently, it’s 33F and Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 10 from the Southwest Pollen: 0 Sunrise: January 17, 2022 at 07:10AM Sunset: January 17, 2022 at 04:41PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 83% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv January 17, 2022 at 10:57PM

AM Rain/Wind today!

With a high of 44F and a low of 23F. Currently, it’s 42F and Rain Shower outside. Current wind speeds: 17 from the Southwest Pollen: 0 Sunrise: January 17, 2022 at 07:10AM Sunset: January 17, 2022 at 04:41PM UV index: 1 Humidity: 64% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv January 17, 2022 at 02:19PM

Chamaeleon Dark Nebulas

Sometimes the dark dust of interstellar space has an angular elegance. Such is the case toward the far-south constellation of Chamaeleon. Normally too faint to see, dark dust is best known for blocking visible light from stars and galaxies behind it. In this four-hour exposure, however, the dust is seen mostly in light of its…

AM Rain/Wind today!

With a high of 45F and a low of 23F. Currently, it’s 25F and Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 6 from the Northeast Pollen: 0 Sunrise: January 17, 2022 at 07:10AM Sunset: January 17, 2022 at 04:41PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 68% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv January 17, 2022 at 12:14AM

Rain/Snow/Wind today!

With a high of F and a low of 21F. Currently, it’s 25F and Mostly Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 5 from the Northeast Pollen: 0 Sunrise: January 16, 2022 at 07:11AM Sunset: January 16, 2022 at 04:40PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 65% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv January 16, 2022 at 11:05PM

Rain/Snow/Wind today!

With a high of F and a low of 21F. Currently, it’s 25F and Mostly Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 5 from the Northeast Pollen: 0 Sunrise: January 16, 2022 at 07:11AM Sunset: January 16, 2022 at 04:40PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 65% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv January 16, 2022 at 10:57PM

Partly Cloudy today!

With a high of 28F and a low of 20F. Currently, it’s 26F and Sunny outside. Current wind speeds: 5 from the South Pollen: 0 Sunrise: January 16, 2022 at 07:11AM Sunset: January 16, 2022 at 04:40PM UV index: 1 Humidity: 20% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv January 16, 2022 at 02:19PM

A Retreating Thunderstorm at Sunset

What type of cloud is that? This retreating cumulonimbus cloud, more commonly called a thundercloud, is somewhat unusual as it contains the unusual bumpiness of a mammatus cloud on the near end, while simultaneously producing falling rain on the far end. Taken in mid-2013 in southern Alberta, Canada, the cloud is moving to the east,…