Author Archives: Don Sutherland

Colorful Sunrise Marks Last Weekend of Meteorological Fall

PRINT AS PDF

Ahead of an approaching storm, clouds began overspreading the New York City area. The timing of the clouds’ arrival and sunset was just right so that there was a spectacular sunrise on the Long Island Sound. As the calendar advances toward meteorological winter (December-February), the sun’s angle is sufficiently low to enhance the colors of the sunrise. Three photos are below.