The subtle beauty of fair weather clouds (PHOTOS)

Fiery sunsets, spectacular rainbows, and towering thunderstorms get all the attention.  But perhaps nothing is as satisfying as gazing at fields of puffy white clouds set against a deep blue sky.

Via Capital Weather Gang’s Flickr group, check out these lovely photos of fair weather cumulus clouds courtesy of the unusually pleasant recent summer pattern…

Memorial Bridge, August 4 (Kevin Wolf via Flickr)

Memorial Bridge, August 4 (Kevin Wolf via Flickr)

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Capitol Hill, August 4 (evegophotos via Flickr)

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Mathews Hill on the Manassas Battlefield, August 5 (Ray S. via email)

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Capitol Hill, August 4 (evegophotos via Flickr)

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Rectortown, Va. August 4, infrared view (Jim Knapp photography via Flickr)

 

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