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Sky puts on December dusk show

Rainbow viewed from the Reagan National Airport at sunset. (Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority )

As today’s storm pulled away and the sun drifted towards the western horizon, its rays intercepted the parting clouds and exiting raindrops. The result: a memorable rainbow sunset for the District and surrounding areas....

Keeping reading for an awesome series of rainbow/sunset photos from Capital Weather Gang Twitter and Facebook followers....

Gallery will load in a few seconds. Stand by, the images are worth it....

Jason is the Washington Post’s weather editor and Capital Weather Gang's chief meteorologist. He earned a master's degree in atmospheric science, and spent 10 years as a climate change science analyst for the U.S. government. He holds the Digital Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association.
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