3/11/10

Skywatch Friday


'Storm cloud leads the way'

Taken during the first tornado watch in Okieland of 2010, earlier this week.

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39 comments:

Sylvia K said...

Magnificent, Sarah!! What a catch! The colors and the drama of the clouds are just fantastic! Hope the tornado didn't light anywhere or do damage!! Have a great weekend!

Sylvia

Daryl said...

Many years ago when my dad's health was failing and I was flying home from a visit I looked out the window of the plane and saw a similar sight ... I said to myself: I hope that's what heaven looks like ...

Carver said...

What a dynamic cloud and shot. Hope you aren't near any of the tornadoes I've heard about recently and if you are stay safe!

Tunes Photo said...

Perfect! I love the colours and the shapes.

Tara R. said...

Amazing how something so potentially deadly can be so beautiful too. Wonderful shot.

Randi said...

Wow...Brilliant capture.
I love your header!!!

Riet said...

What a beautiful picture. That sky looks wonderful

overtiredmum said...

How dramatic - did you get a storm?

Think I'll stick with my clear blue skies xo

Rajesh said...

Spectacular shot. The color of clouds in the blue sky is very nice.

Your EG Tour Guide said...

You really have such gorgeous clouds over Oklahoma!

hetty said...

A very dramatic sky! I love it, but not the tornadoes that go with it.

Light and Voices said...

Sensational!
Joyce

ewok1993 said...

Impressive cloudscape.

Yogi♪♪♪ said...

Incredible sky. I love the Western OK spring sky.

imac said...

Wonderful cloud formation.

syel said...

such dramatic clouds! hope tit didn't do much damage there :)

Sherri said...

Sarah, I saw some of your storm cloud pictures the other day and they are just gorgeous! Splendid!!

Samson said...

Great shot Sarah

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Johnny Nutcase said...

wow! I love tornado-y clouds. We got a lot of those growing up in Tennessee. This is an excellent photo, that sky is intense! and scary, and gorgeous!

Rob Inukshuk said...

Those are some serious clouds, but stunning all the same!

Secret Mom Thoughts said...

Dramatic sky shot.

Betsy from Tennessee said...

That tornado was too close for comfort, wasn't it, Sarah????

Beautiful picture.... How can something so gorgeous cause so much damage?????

We had a wonderful Birthday celebration and got home today!!! I'll post a blog tomorrow morning.
Hugs,
Betsy

Ebie said...

Beautiful clouds before the storm! I hope you are in a safe place.

Your sky colors are just majestic!

Lew said...

Those storms create some beautiful skies before they unleadh their fury on everything in its path.

Linnea W said...

What a massive cloud...just beautifully captured! Hope you don't get any tornadoes out of that!

Antonina said...

A cute photo!

Eaglesbrother said...

Wonderful clouds.
Good capture.

Kcalpesh said...

That's a terrific and dramatic formation of clouds!

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CambridgeLady said...

Very dramatic!

LV said...

That is a great view of the bad weather coming. From what the paper say, there will be more tornado this year. I certainty hope not. Take care.

LadyFi said...

Just fantastic - so dramatic and thrilling. Must be even more intense to see them with your own eyes.

Dee/reddirtramblings said...

Beautiful isn't it? I love the Oklahoma sky. Sarah, I'm holding a gardening glove contest over at the blog if you want to enter. Happy Friday.~~Dee

Vintage Vixen said...

What a fantastic shot! Hello from the UK. Just enjoying your blog for the first time.
Vix
xxx

Cyndi said...

pretty; i love the darkness of the clouds; yet the beautiful blue of the sky!

Elisabeth said...

Superb! Excellent! What drama!

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Laura Hegfield said...

amazing photo Sarah! Really gorgeous!

Lawstude said...

awesome shot. i love it.

Arija said...

Fabulous Sarah. Your storm clouds hang in the sky like so many fluffy meringues.

Kay said...

That is an incredible sky. The clarity and color are really fabulous!