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Winter on the West Coast – Rockaway Beach, Oregon, USA

After several days of storms, the clouds began to open, revealing the sun.
The first 3 photos are from late afternoon on Friday 12/30/11.

The edge of a storm cloud rolls in over the twin rocks ~

storm cloudSun rays reach through the cloud to touch the ocean ~

The waves leave behind a thick foamy froth – whipped up by a heady blend of wind, waves, rain and sand ~

a winter beach

And the next morning ~ Pink Dawn ~ December 31, 2011

Facing South East

pink dawnFire in the Sky