Your Weather Photos Submit your photos here This mornings skyBee with heavy orange pollen covering legsSummer night at the Naperville river walkThese shots were taken on the lakefront in Kenosha the evening of 6/10/2021@around 8:40 pm. I’ve never seen anything like it. It was amazing.These shots were taken on the lakefront in Kenosha the evening of 6/10/2021@around 8:40 pm. I’ve never seen anything like it. It was amazing.Driving from Naperville to our home in Oswego, enjoying the beautiful cloud formations along the way! Stopped at a farm on Wolf Crossing Rd to check out the corn!Driving from Naperville to our home in Oswego, enjoying the beautiful cloud formations along the way! Stopped at a farm on Wolf Crossing Rd to check out the corn!Sunset on a country roadMy backyard near dusk6/6/21 snapped this pic of the setting sun into the sprinkler in my back yard in McHenry, IL.My little Lady BugTaken from my camera. 3 second exposure to capture the crescent moonset above the Michigan City, Indiana lighthouse on 6-14-2021.Calm Evening by Cedar Lake in Lake Villa.A full rainbow arcI canoes part of the headwaters of the Des Plaines this morning and the water is getting very low in spots due to the worsening drought in Lake County. Here it was only a few inches deep and I had to portage my canoe 200’Gorgeous shelf over Cocoa Beach, FL on the afternoon of June 12th. This storm came in fast and brought plenty of lightning, rain, and high winds. We got off the beach just in time!A late afternoon walk in nature.A late afternoon walk in nature.A late afternoon walk in nature.Gillson Park Beach in WilmetteBlooming in Lincoln ParkChicago skyline at sunset from Indiana DunesChicago skyline at sunset from Indiana DunesSandhill Cranes on our golf course in Pingree GroveHi Tom! Thought you’d like to see thus picture! This is not a tornado! Its the plume from the Rockton Fire. A view yesterday 50 miles away!!! Near I88 South of DeKalb ILIowa State Flower Irish RoseThe sunset, the Moon, and Venus all in 1 shot !Another beautiful sunset at Edisto Beach!In moving the hanging pansie planter, I discovered this single egg in a nest. Not sure what bird. Hope it’s not abandonedBeautiful day in the woodsBird nest in my daughters yard in Des PlainesSeagulls taking flightA couple of shots from our gardenA couple of shots from our gardenHusky puppy enjoying the sunshineBackyardMother Barred Owl watching her newly hatched offspringHusky puppy enjoying the weatherCaught a gorgeous sunset in Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, MexicoZip line at go ape in western springsSnow in the desert!From our boat…Park Ridge PossumBig leaf magnolia flowerA migrant, likes cornbreadThe Japanese-inspired water garden of Claude Monet’s house, French impressionist painter who lived from 1883 to 1926, waits ahead of the re-opening, in Giverny, west of Paris, Monday May 17, 2021. Lucky visitors who’ll be allowed back into Claude Monet’s house and gardens for the first time in over six months from Wednesday will be treated to a riot of color, with tulips, peonies, forget-me-nots and an array of other flowers all competing for attention. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)These goslings were puttering around eating in the rain this evening near North Pond in Lincoln Park. They didn’t seem to mind the rain at all.These goslings were puttering around eating in the rain this evening near North Pond in Lincoln Park. They didn’t seem to mind the rain at all.Reflection of a Great Blue Heron off the I&M Canal Trail in ChannahonFrom the art installation at the Morton ArboretumBeautiful rainbow to the east of I-25 in New MexicoSunsetUnnamedA barred owl is stalking the Canadian gooslings on our creek Bank. Even made an attempt to take one! Now is watching our chickens! Such a beautiful creature.UnnamedCrane in Wayne IlTake off pic leaving PhoenixWatching young alligators while enjoying lunch.1/4 moon ?Our beautiful bearded blush iris plants love this warm weather, because it has been dry I have given them a daily watering 🥰Clouds over WoodstockGolfing this morningOwl sunbathing on our cabin porch in Harbert, MichiganBullfrog in the pond in Jackson Park, ChicagoMuch appreciated rain on my purple Iris!Enjoying a beautiful Sunday morningHere are some pictures of the white flower blooming from my magnolia treeMuseum of Science and Industry as seen from Jackson ParkRed flag warning here. Smoke from fires enhance the sunset on Marco IslandMUSHROOMS GROWING AT BASE OF TREE STUMPPurple Alliums in bloomPurple Alliums in bloomSky above Wicker ParkIt’s a little too hot for me. The green grass is cooler.Above my patio in Lake Bluffstopping at scenic places on road trip back from California. This was taken at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Wendover UtahNice visit to Catigny on Synday, all those wonderful color flowers!Robins nestVultures sitting on the roof of an old barn on a cloudy day.Sunday 5/23/22 at 7:15pm Downtown Elgin, Illinois. After the rain, that was very much needed this beautiful double rainbow brightened our skies. Don’t know how far away or how many were able to see it. Incase you missed it, here it is!The beautiful sunsetDouble rainbow!Attended the Ottawa Kite Fest today. May 23, 2021Attended the Ottawa Kite Fest today. May 23, 2021The tribune tower historic sign being replaced after refurbishment.BeeGreat Horned Owl Enjoying the morning view of our backyardLikes the Purple raspberriesLikes the Purple raspberriesLikes the Purple raspberriesBeing a former Texan, my wife, Joyce cannot resist a yellow rose.Our neighbors front yard on Farwell in Rogers ParkSnapping TurtleRobins nestHummingbirds plays in my gardenHummingbirds plays in my gardenHummingbirds plays in my gardenFarming at sunsetTonight’s sunset in Orland ParkBaby birds chirping for food.These baby birds where born in my fern hanging on my front porch.Don’t know the name of this flower, but found it on the backside of a dune (steep side) in the shade at Porter BeachSunset from Porter Beach, INEven more beautiful in personGrey cloud came across the sky in Lake BarringtonGrey cloud came across the sky in Lake BarringtonGrey cloud came across the sky in Lake BarringtonAdmiring the sun reflecting and enjoying the first signs of summerAdmiring the sun reflecting and enjoying the first signs of summerAdmiring the sun reflecting and enjoying the first signs of summerMy husband said I had to see the cloud shadows, the sun setting created a beautiful scene.PS the large bird on the top of the tree line is the top of our bird feed pole, not Rodan 😂 Karen from MOKENABlackbird, Lincoln ParkSea Lion pond, Lincoln Park Zoo.Sunset on the Fox River in Carpentersville.Last nights beautiful skyFox is approximately 10 weeks oldI drove to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania yesterday and my drive started out in a deep fog which led into total rain falling with fog nearly the whole 10 hour drive until I hit this beautiful scenic tree foliage that cover mountains in farm country! To think that we are in a drought!Resting in the sun, eating sweet beer baitsunning on a hot dayPicture of clouds in the skyMorning Sunrise over Pistakee Lake! In case you missed it.Peonies in Willow Springs with the neighbor’s, Mr. DogPeonies in Willow Springs with the neighbor’s, Mr. Dogbath timebath timeLavender rhododendrons 40 yrsoldFull, flower, super moon!Full moonFlower Moon rising behind bahai templeThe first buds on my rose bushes began opening this week. There are dozens of buds about to open. If they’re even half as spectacular as this one I’m in for a treat.Photos I took of the moon tonight from my balcony on the lakefrontNight picPhotos I took of the moon tonight from my balcony on the lakefrontSunrise @0510 this morning downtown ChicagoWednesday May 26, beautiful sunset at Gillson beach in Wilmette, with puff clouds and geese flying byFound a robin’s nest while working in the garden!Rainbow after storm in Island Park IdahoSunset after storms on Wednesday May 26Last night’s sunset on Kluane Lake, Yukon in Canada. I live right on the lake at Kluane Lake Research Station where I work as PhD student. I grew up in Lake Zurich, IL and my dad said that with your recent heat wave, you would appreciate cold weather shots! Lake is still mostly frozen and it snowed 3 inches three days ago!UnnamedBaby robins all snuggled up in their nest in our back yard!Vacationing in Ft Myers Florida and we were suntanning on a beautiful 87° day with these guysThis brilliant warbler was feeding off of one of the tree trunks in the sanctuary for hours! What a thrill for all the birders there! He is named after the bright colored robes of the Catholic Church’s clerics that are called Prothonotary. We know the bird came 1st, but its the same way the bright red bird the Cardinal was named.First visit to my daughter in Portland and our arrival on Monday back to Chicago to spectacular clouds.Geneva’s Island ParkGeneva’s Island ParkSouth Lake TahoeSkilled kayakers paddling to the Wilson Ave. Crib from Montrose beach. The cormorants were out in full force!Skilled kayakers paddling to the Wilson Ave. Crib from Montrose beach. The cormorants were out in full force!Skilled kayakers paddling to the Wilson Ave. Crib from Montrose beach. The cormorants were out in full force!This Downey Woodpecker chose our broken treetop to build its home this weekend. Waiting for babies!Thursday May 27. No filters. The sky just kept changing colors.Freaky Clouds on the Southwest side!This is a close-up of a variety of wildflower called Dame’s Rocket. It is very widespread in Wayne and other Fox Valley towns and forest preserves. It comes in purple, pink, and white four-petaled flowers.3 baby robins looking for food today – they are a week old!Sun Devil in Boca Grande. FLSUNRISECloud over Buckingham fountain while driving LSD 0n 5-26-2021 around 3pmMock orange blossoms on full display.Sun and cloudsSwan family out for a swimClouds in the blue sky at West Ridge Nature PreserveSome nice looking clouds this afternoonmagnificent cloud formationsBeautiful sunset over the reservoir in Christopher, ILPine cone with new growth.Shot taken from Bensenville about 30 minutes before sunset.Sunset on a chilly night to start off memorial weekendThis Mourning warbler forages almost exclusively on the ground, so waiting for it to pop up into the canopy takes alot of time, patience and luck. I know if my name was Judith Sansone, you would show these photos, but I’m Janet PellegriniStorm clouds moving in over Piping Plover protected beach.Beautiful sunset and cloudsThe sunset from May 28 in Waukegan, Illinois taken by my son and his droneClouds shaped like waves / stripesIf it was in the west I would believe it to be a sunset, but this is over the Atlantic Ocean to the east in Hollywood, FL. What is this?Wednesday, may 26 we were boating and saw the bald Eagle! There was a nest with a baby in it on same tree! Thought you’d like to see this!Evening Sky in Marco Island FloridaTaken around 2pm this afternoon Thinking about how much my dad, Thomas Gianni, would have loved this; he used to be a courtroom artist for WGNUnnamedBeautiful SkyDouble Rainbow in BourbonnaisDog CloudSenset on the LakeRed sky sunset on the lakesMemorial Day early evening. After a brief drizzle we noticed this rainbow, an odd yet beautiful yellow glow on the tree tops and in the clouds behind our home in Crete.Memorial Day rainbow to end the dayRainbow over farm fieldsRainbow over farm fieldsBeautiful sky on Memorial DayMy son re-enacts WW2 and is at his friend Gabes house in Winfield,IN saluting the heros who served our our country.Interesting sunset Hebron IndianaStunning sunset in front of Peterson Family DentalMemorial to Veteranslikes cherriesMemorial Day weekend sunriseNavy Pier last night May 30, 2021Mom! Bring us some worm protien please.Just a squirrel hanging out enjoying a morning snack!Fine singerView from back porch looking NorthA good morning for birds on the dog walk; came across a Killdere hang out in a field & a Redtail hunting the area, w/ a Redwind keeping him in checkA good morning for birds on the dog walk; came across a Killdere hang out in a field & a Redtail hunting the area, w/ a Redwind keeping him in checkVibrant rainbow and spectacular sunset after yesterday’s beief showersEarly morning calmEarly morning calmEarly morning calmLove to watch the sun rise over the lake. Such a good reminder of the beauty in life.From my apartment South end of Hrant ParkA humming bird approaches a feeder.SunsetSunsetMother Nature at her best!Beautiful sunset out on my parent’s farm.Two ducks captured as they take off from Lake GeorgeLAKE VIEW WITH WILD DAISIES IN FOREGROUNDCicada and flowersRain clouds over Lake MichiganA Robin set up her nest in one of our hanging baskets! What a surprise when we took a peek!UnnamedRain clouds over Lake MichiganBeautiful sunrise over Lake Victoria in Alexandria, Minnesota.SunsetMy Bernese Mountain Dog, Archie, enjoying a nice sunset with his frisbee.90 today in Elk Grove Village…. robin enjoying a cooling splash in the fresh cold water we put in the backyard bird bath.This pic is on the gulf at Punta Rassa. The clouds are so unusual and statuesque. I’ve never seen anything like them before & have no idea what they’re called but would love to know!!! Enjoy!Clouds reflecting off the waterSunset with a stormLife’s simple pleasuresLooking inland from Barefoot beachDrone shot of Northerly Island and the Chicago SkylineSunset at Belmont Harbour from Tuesday. Geese were in full force and celebrating the sunSunrise this morning with a rare rain shaft to the north.Beverly Shores Indiana the start to a new day.After sitting on her nest during two April snows, the cygnets have finally arrived at Tipton pond in Bloomington, Illinois.We walk several times a week along the lakefront from 31st, then either north or south. This was taken the morning of June 4, 2021 around 25th Street and the lake, 8am.My son Kevin campingSunday Night SunsetPink rose in Japanese GardenEnjoying the evening sunset while cruisin on the Kankakee River.backyard bloomsbackyard bloomsPretty sunset colorsPhoto courtesy of Shaun Murphy via WANE.Evelyn enjoying the beautiful weather and watering the flowers.This was taken at a wind farm in Central IllinoisI caught a glimpse of a bird I never say before. Wanted to share the pic.Rose bush in my back yardI caught a glimpse of a bird I never say before. Wanted to share the pic.UnnamedMoth Hawk hummingbird in hanging basket. flower is a red lucky (lantana).Beautiful Sunrise @ Lake Michigan, ChicagoI was able to look up and capture these clouds painted across the sky.A beautiful Ruby-throated Hummingbird nest in our backyard in Wheaton.CloudThe sun rising over La Porter’s bean fieldsFish LakeWe are former Illinois residents having moved from Des Plaines to Colorado during Covid. This evening a tornado touched down in Mead Co. which is just north of our new home town in Firestone, Thus far no damage or injuries have been reported.Sunset photo from our beach.UnnamedSo little rain even the hawks are coming in for a drink. It gets real quiet when he’s in the bathThe sunset looked like it had some potential with it just peeking under the clouds, but then it started to drizzle & a huge rainbow appeared. Just spectacularWhat do you see?UnnamedDUCK TAKING FLIGHTBeautiful and colorful sunset!Beautiful sunset!Beautiful sunset!While cruzin on the Kankakee River last night. Just had to stop to admire the Awesome looking sunset.Beautiful rainbow in our backyard in Sugar GroveFire in the sky!Humboldt Park Lagoon on 6/6 around 7 pm.SunriseBald Eagle spotted resting in a tree along the Cal Sag about a quarter mile west of I-94.Boat cruising into dusk..Humboldt Park Lagoon on 6/6 around 7 pm.On and off light rain in Bradley Illinois todayA picture from the eastern edge of Wolf LakeRain clouds in IndianaSaw this huge cloud building 2PM after shopping in Homer GlenKayaker off Northwestern Univ lakefront EvanstonWhat kind of cloud is this, very large and rotating.a layer of mist hangs below the Chicago skyline – viewed from the area near FullertonLake County forests remain green in spite of a lack of rain.While driving back from visiting my daughter today in Milwaukee, saw these beautiful puffy clouds!Great Spangled Fritillary- Lake CountyTowering clouds to the east of Indiana Dunes National Park on June 8, 2021.Sunset on Oahu’s North ShoreUnnamedPerfect day for a sail. The sun went behind the cloudSun explodes above mountainous looking rain cloudMother Morning Dove with babyStrange cloud that looks orange. Very coolLooking west from the lake at the city, high clouds and fogSun SetA large thunder cloud looking toward Chicago this eveingStorm cloud at 2200UnnamedCloudsRainbowThe sun peeked out just in time for sunsetA crane in flight at Lake Barrington Shores.UnnamedSaw this on Barrington Rd in Hoffman Estates.Fog and clouds hiding the horizon over Lake Michigan.Jane Reid of North Aurora, IL took this image yesterday with her husband Brian 06-Apr-2021 in Batavia,IL near Batavia High SchoolPartial Solar Eclipse 8-10-21 taken from 74th street lakefrontPartial Solar Eclipse 8-10-21 taken from 74th street lakefrontPartial Solar Eclipse 8-10-21 taken from 74th street lakefrontTaken of this morning Annular solar eclipse from the planeteriumThis mornings annular solar eclipse from the Adler planetariumBest 18 minutes of the day!!Best 18 minutes of the day!!Partial Solar Eclipse on Chicago Lakefront this morning. Chicago harbor lighthouseOut in the playpen on my boat ‘Rondavoo’Out in the playpen on my boat ‘Rondavoo’Out in the playpen on my boat ‘Rondavoo’Clouds and sun west of sugar grove IllinoisBeautiful rainbow from back patio facing south approximately 7:40 PM Wednesday eveningUnnamedRainbow on the way home from Tball gameAnvil topped thunderheadAmazing cloudsThunderhead clouds1 pic of the fog and haze cutting the skyline in half and one video of the glittering water like diamondsTornado in Colorado with lightning bolts breaking throughBeautiful day at the Chicago Botanic GardenBeautiful blue sky with white fluffy clouds over the lake.Interesting cloud formations from our plane over Cancun this week.Shot taken from a sailboat on Lake Michigan. The fog created an entire different view of Chicago.Shot taken from a sailboat on Lake Michigan. The fog created an entire different view of Chicago.Sunset in Seward, ILSunset Silhouettes off of Fish Lake Rda baby bunny in our yardSunset photos taken this week (Monday)by Kathy DavisCaptured a rainbow from fog on Lake Michigan. Taken at Carol Beach, Pleasant Prairie WIThis pretty pink sunset (no filter) pic was taken during our stop over somewhere in Indiana.EclipseJune 10th partial solar eclipse over Lake MichiganTaken yesterday in Wilmington IllinoisSunset on the Fox River after an evening of fishing.O’Hare.Eclipse of the Sun at sunrise this morning 6/10 at Lake Forest Beach, Illinois. It’s better if you zoom in a little.UnnamedNature picturesNature picturesNature picturesSevere Thunderstorm WarningBaby RobinsCloud picI shot this at about 300ft above Manhattan today June 11 2021SundownWhat a beautiful way to start the week!Sunset over Bangs LakeLightning strike pictured during storm on Saturday. Take from sailboat after finishing Nood regatta sailing races.I am from Elmhurst originally but live in Montana now. For people who think Chicago is the windy city and has bad weather, visit Montana!Picture taken of sunset after a storm in Three Lakes WICalendula flowerAfter the afternoon thunderstorms in the area I captured a young Moon setting over Chicago from 32 miles away across Lake Michigan at Indiana Dunes State Park.Calendula flowerBaby robin visiting our gardenLooking out over Eagle Harbor, Door County, Ephraim WI Approaching rain.Cloudy sunsetFrog during sunsetThe tall sailing ship Chicago Windy approaching the Chicago river just before the storm on Saturday July 12th the day after reopening.SunriseRise in full bloom at Merrick Park in EvanstonAfter shower fogTaken a few minutes after sunrise, June 10, 2021 from the Park Ave overlook in Glencoe, Illinois.After shower fogLightning strike todayWhile traveling near Chattanooga, saw this amazing looking cloudHi! Captured (what I think are) Mammatus clouds on the front edge of the thunderstorm today – on Lake Michigan, halfway from Chicago to New Buffalo, MI. Attached are 2 pictures – 1) Mammatus clouds from the sailboat Fastnet 2) Mammatus clouds with an anvil in the distance (bottom left corner).What are these clouds called? Saw them after driving through a huge storm north of Paxton.Giant roll cloud coming across Lake Michigan from Chicago toward Northwest Indiana (Chesterton/Dune Acres). Photos taken around 3:45pm. Sunny skies returned after this cloud, without a drop of rain.Giant roll cloud coming across Lake Michigan from Chicago toward Northwest Indiana (Chesterton/Dune Acres). Photos taken around 3:45pm. Sunny skies returned after this cloud, without a drop of rain.evening pics with flashUnnamedsunning on a hot dayUnnamedSo many beautiful blooms to enjoy at the Chicago Botanic Garden!Hummingbird photo bombed sunrise picSun between the clouds.Clouds coming in before the storm in Crystal Lake.Clouds in McHenry CountyAnvil cloud at sunset over Lake Maxinkuckee in Culver Indiana.The Fox River in OswegoThe Fox River in OswegoUnnamedBee in flowerLady bug on flowerBeautiful evening shots of the Notre Dame campus yesterday (June 10). I was walking around the campus with my son, and caught the wonderful views. I especially like the one of the dome with the tall clouds reflecting the sun in the background.Rosewood Beach, Highland Park IL. At Noon, beach goers and beautiful weather. Water a pleasant 70 degs. Cumulus clouds forming as one looks to the north.This young chipmunk shows up every morning to lick dew off of my grapevine leaves. It’s the cutest thing!An ominous cloud formationStorm heading toward our Sycamore home. I was sitting in the porch watching it come. So thankful for the rain.Looking west from SycamoreLooking west from SycamoreMontrose Harbor evening —after racing in StormsCarp swimming with geese.Some great skies while out pedaling the preserve trails in Will CoSome great skies while out pedaling the preserve trails in Will CoA massive 60-mile wide cell popped up over the eastern side of the Continental Divide (the so-called “dry” side), ranging from Breckenridge to Buena Vista. The Divide blocked the storm and held it in place. Notice the violent upwelling of moisture. The Continental Divide is the snowy range in this photo. I took the photo at an elevation of about 9000 feet in Snowmass ski areaI took these photos while walking along the Fox River in Geneva on 6/12/21. No filters used! Big storms had rolled through earlier that day.Clouds, sprinkles, sun, and a rainbowStormy flight from Arizona to ChicagoSunset over Lake Michigan (6.14.21)Juvie still has not found its wings to flyDragonfly on a Hot Dry day.Tonight’s (6/14) rainbow near Independence Grove in LibertyvilleSunset over Lake Michigan from Shoreland Hills, IN Rain shaft visible in earlier photo.At 8:26pm, the sky is still awash in colorful cloudsRainbow spotted over Lake ForestUnnamedSandhill Cranes stop by in Naperville ILWe can detect a light smell of burning grease on the breeze.Clouds emanating from the direction of chemical plant fire in Rockton IL (about 30 min drive west of this location).Sunset with crescent moon in Winter Harbor MaineFAWN SNUGGLING BY AIR CONDITIONERBeautiful pictures of clouds , sunrise and sunsets over Tiger Cat Flowage Hayward Wisconsin where it has been unseasonably hot there . Hotter than Chicago the past few days. Took these while musky fishingBeautiful pictures of clouds , sunrise and sunsets over Tiger Cat Flowage Hayward Wisconsin where it has been unseasonably hot there . Hotter than Chicago the past few days. Took these while musky fishingBeautiful pictures of clouds , sunrise and sunsets over Tiger Cat Flowage Hayward Wisconsin where it has been unseasonably hot there . Hotter than Chicago the past few days. Took these while musky fishingBeautiful pictures of clouds , sunrise and sunsets over Tiger Cat Flowage Hayward Wisconsin where it has been unseasonably hot there . Hotter than Chicago the past few days. Took these while musky fishingBeautiful pictures of clouds , sunrise and sunsets over Tiger Cat Flowage Hayward Wisconsin where it has been unseasonably hot there . Hotter than Chicago the past few days. Took these while musky fishingBeautiful pictures of clouds , sunrise and sunsets over Tiger Cat Flowage Hayward Wisconsin where it has been unseasonably hot there . Hotter than Chicago the past few days. Took these while musky fishingThese two males Blue Grosbeaks were frolicking and feeding together in Cap Sayers Woods in Palos, ILNanking cherries in full ripeness in my Lincoln Square backyardThe robins nest on my patioI went for a walk at the Fox River Forest Preserve in Lake County this morning and thought this curved cloud formation was interesting. It almost looks like a dragon to me.