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) Capitol Hill, August 4 (evegophotos via Flickr) Mathews Hill on the Manassas Battlefield, August 5 (Ray S. via email) Capitol Hill, August 4 (evegophotos via Flickr)
Rectortown, Va. August 4, infrared view (Jim Knapp photography via Flickr
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.