SLV – End of August 2015 Photos

San Luis Valley (SLV), Southern Colorado, September 2, 2015

Rain cleared out the Pacific Northwest’s wildfires smoke.  Mornings can already be a bit autumn-like chilly, but daytime has been gorgeous “Indian Summer”-kind of lovely.  May it continue well into October! ;-)

Here some photos (© Michaël Van Broekhoven – Please don’t use my pics – DISCLAIMER) from the last two weeks of August, all taken in or near Crestone, Colorado:

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Data Gaps accross EURDEP, amidst Odd Spikes in Luxembourg and Greenland

I received an email today that included the line, “PS I read a tweet saying I 131 detected in Holland on 8/26, but it was just a tweet. I didn’t time to look further.”  So, since I have a few hours tonite…  Let’s see if I can find anything unusual.   (Short version: I did not find evidence for that allegation, but that doesn’t mean anything.)

I turn on my blog, to check some Online Radiation Monitors, a sub-tab in the nuclear tab in the top banner.    By dorky habit, I check my blog stats first and notice a little uptick in trafic from EU servers: 6 views, when the average has been about 1/day.  Yesterday 3, as well…  Hm… I haven’t even been posting anything lately.

So, I turn on the European Commission’s ‘EURDEP’ public (mostly “unvalidated data”) radiation data map (“Advanced Map”) and for today, still the end of August 31, 2015 here in the Colorado Rockies… (already Sept.1 in Europe)… the default always just shows the last 24 hours.  Extremely unusual to see that Germany has a data delay.  I check for the past 48 hours.  Same:

Sept. 1, 2015 - Germany (Or the IAEA-programmed data processor...) has imposed a delay in data release, for at least 48 hours...

Sept. 1, 2015 – Germany (Or the IAEA-programmed data processor…) has imposed a delay in data release, for at least 48 hours…

Directly at the official German site, all looks normal, albeit delayed over 24 hrs, with the latest data from August 30th:

Click for Latest. odlinfo.bfs.de

Click for Latest. odlinfo.bfs.de

When checking various individual monitors, however, they showed August 31 already as well.  That monitor where a piece of Germany sticks into The Netherlands (just to pick a random one) shows what’s seen on many: minor spikes corresponding with precipitation.  (The warning at the top is the same as at EURDEP: the data has not been validated yet.):

From the bit I checked, nothing particularly stood out.  IF (big if) something were going on, where-oh-where would it be?   Bit of spikes with rain, but that’s fairly normal unless they go much higher than that green alert level line.

A quick comparisson between the old map formats, with data from March 18, 2011 (when the bulk of Fukushima fallout had not yet reached Europe, or the data was redacted to make it look like all was normal) and August 30, 2015 does give the impression of some minor ground monitor upticks, especially in the center and south-west of Germany:

Germany_3.18.2011_8.30.2015_isualCompareThat makes me want to look at monitors right across the border, in Luxembourg and France, and check to see if any of the maroon dots aren’t the casual calibration spikes, but something that could hint at a leak somewhere…  So, back to EURDEP, here showing 1 week data (maximum gamma).  At first sight, things look pretty normal:

EURDEP_August31_2015_7.30pm_MDT_1week__GammaMaxThe two marroon dots in Lithuania, with typical brief upticks to around 560 nSv/hr are obvious callibrations.  Same for the monitor near Tihange, Belgium: an obvious callibration uptick (to near 560 nSv/hr).

But the one in Luxembourg suggests something’s up.   Somewhere.  Not necessarily in Europe.  In the past I’ve traced upticks to radioactive leaks coming from the Ukraine’s troubled Zaporizhia NPP (officially cover-up) and from Japan’s ongoing Fukushima-Daiichi catastrophe (many times; an interesting one perhaps is the major uptick over Germany in mid-November 2014), but I’m finding myself reminded of tonite… it takes ridiculous time to figure out the most likely origin of a radioactive cloud.    The reason I can’t dismiss this “glitch dot” in Luxembourg as a callibration is that it 1) went all the way to 15,000 nSv/hr (15 µSv/hr !), and more importantly: 2) that uptick corresponds with less pronounced upticks elsewhere in the region within a 48 hour period:

Luxembourg_Sept1_2015_3monitors_1week_Gamma_EURDEPLooking at a fairly random sampling leaves me wondering if a radioactive cloud entered the European scene from elsewhere…  North America?  Fukushima again?

Some monitors:

Near Luxembourg in Germany, data outage starts early August 27:

RightAcrossBorderInGermany_nearNorthern_Lux_Sept1_2015_1weekFurther South, it starts later, mid-27th:

SOuthwestGermany CentralGermanyAn uptick in Northern Ireland on August 23.  Could be a normal natural rainout event, but I’m not sure:

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Part of what has me wondering is that around the same time data gaps begin elsewhere.  Before the German data gaps by several days, an example from near Oslo, Norway:

NearOslo

Southern tip of that long island in the Baltic Sea off Sweden:

SOuthernBalticSea_Sweden_EURDEP_Sept1_2015_1week_Gamma

Baltic Coast in Latvia:LatviaCoast_Sept1_2015_1week

But also all the way in Italy, on the sensitive monitors of Ispra, there’s a couple blips, and a few examples of data being forced to zero around the same time:  ISPRAitaly_Sept1_2015_1weekWas the massive uptick of +28 µSv/hr in pristine Southern Greenland, which was not an isolated glitch dot, but part of a 12-hour uptick, a error, an instrumental glitch?  Or does it hint of a radioactive cloud touching down to hit a ground monitor?

SouthernGreenlandA look at Nullschool wind data showed a minor jet stream slow-down over Southern Greenland, with the wind layers below it very slow.  That jet stream meandered around a bit, and IF the origin were Fukushima, there are several dispersion possibilities along the way, making it not possible for me to figure this out without spending a massive amount of additional time…

8.25.2015_1200UTC_250hPaI guess I won’t be figuring out this latest spate of data gaps and upticks…  I also did some searches for “Jodium Nederland”, etc., but found nothing relevant.

I checked for I-131 on EURDEP, but there’s nothing unusual to be seen on the very limited number of monitors.  There are none available in The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Denmark or UK, and the ones a bit further from Finland to Cyprus show super low levels.  Cyprus rarely gets quieter than this:

Cyprus_I131_August2015

On the independent networks there’s little to see either.  The Nuclear Emergency Tracking Center (http://www.netc.com/) has 1 monitor in Germany, which shows nothing unusual.  Unfortunately, it’s more detailed data of the past week is available to members-only:

http://www.netc.com/

Click For Latest.   http://www.netc.com/

Nothing stands out on Radmon (http://radmon.org/) either at first sight:

http://radmon.org/

Click for Latest.  http://radmon.org/

Bismuth-214?   I’ve brought Bi-214 up in a couple past posts as a possible indicator or fallout, eventhough it is also an abundant naturally occuring one.  The Bi-214 map of Europe (max values) this past week only shows the German monitors.  Monitors for Bi-214 in Poland and Lithuania are apparently not streaming data.  The one in Poland showed nothing particularly unusual either.   Here’s the past week with Germany’s Bi-214 data points:

I would like to graph individual monitors, but EURDEP keeps giving me ERROR messages... ;-/

Unfortunately I was unable to graph individual monitors, as at this point EURDEP began giving me ERROR messages… ;-/  and Nullschool suddenly switched to ‘Server Down‘,  and it was nearing midnight, so I’m leaving this for what it was.

I don’t have a conclusion, just more confirmation that the radiation monitoring systems are rigged to hide nuclear hazards. 

But, it’s worth looking into further, as on or around 8/26, there surely are a lot of data gaps or odd spikes.  So perhaps there’s some truth to that tweet (?)…  If someone were to investigate it further or know of reports relevant to this, please do drop a link in comments.

For perhaps more interesting posts, check my Nuclear Blog Poss Archive.  For the latest news, check options in Nuclear News Links.

Beautiful morning here in southern Colorado on this first day of September… 

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Remembering The Last Little Ice Age – Full Documentary (VIDEO)

Don’t be fooled by these (global average and locally extreme) record warm years of late.

Background on my “heritical” opinion can be found in these blog posts:

from Nov. 2011 post, "Newest Reconstruction: PAST 4000 YEARS OF GREENLAND TEMPERATURE"  (CLick for more)

from Nov. 2011 post, “Newest Reconstruction: PAST 4000 YEARS OF GREENLAND TEMPERATURE” (CLick for more)

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The making of KOYAANISQATSI – by Godfrey Reggio (VIDEO)

(Avec sous-titres français.)

 Technology is not neutral.   – Godfrey Reggio

I think there’s an enormous value to being negative. The world we live in today, negativity is not permitted.  – Godfrey Reggio

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Smokier…

Southern Colorado – August 21, 2015

To add to yesterday’s post with photos of increasing smoke from primarily the forest fires in California, Oregon, Idaho and Washington.   This morning after sunrise, Crestone:

DSCN6236More information on the fires:

August 22, 2015 Update:

http://wildfiretoday.com/2015/08/22/smoke-from-wildfires-in-northwest-affects-western-states/

http://wildfiretoday.com/2015/08/22/smoke-from-wildfires-in-northwest-affects-western-states/

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Smokey…

Southern Colorado, August 20, 2015

48 hours ago, the air was still clean from the last sprinkles of rain.  No more…  Here’s a few photos of the last 3 nights to show the smoke entering the San Luis Valley:

  • August 18:

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  • August 19:

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  • August 20:

In the morning:

DSCN6186Right after sunset:DSCN6205From the bend in T Road between Crestone and Moffat, looking towards Crestone:

DSCN6212See these majestic Northern Sangre de Cristo mountains on a crystal clear day, covered in snow (May 11, 2015), HERE.

From Highway 17, just south of Moffat, around 8 pm:

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See also:  The Denver Channel, Aug 20., 2015: Smoke from Western wildfires prompts Colorado health alert

Click Image for latest @ http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/

Far-Southern Colorado is not shown on this satellite image composite, below, but this gives an idea of the path the smoke took to reach all the way south here:

Sources from Discover Magazine, Aug. 20, 2015,

I sleep outside in a tent, so there really is no way for me to get away from it.  A sprinkle of rain on the weekend would be lovely…

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“Autumn is in the air across Colorado […] first measurable snow” Forecast: Wildfire Smoke

Colorado, August 19, 2015

As I said the other day when I shared some photos with snow/hail above 12,000 feet, “Winter Is Coming.”    Autumn, however, has reportedly already arrived:

(A wee bit on the early side, I’d say…)

Beautiful weather, though….  With the reprieve from frequent rains unfortunately also comes a smokey haze…

Wildfire info can be found via http://wildfiretoday.com/  

Today’s pretty moonset was brought to us courtesy of smoke that came all the way from Washington, Idaho and far-Northern California…   The below image shows approximate regions where the fires and smoke are:

Nearly 29,000 firefighters are currently battling fires in western U.S.

Forecast for right now (as I post this):

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US Senator John McCain Chased off Navajo land. ;-)

See more at Activist Post (Aug. 18, 2015) @  Watch Native American Activists Literally Chase John McCain Off Navajo Land

usmapSome photos from my road trip in October 2014 passing through a small part of that very special region (including also Ute & Pueblo territories) @  Autumn 2014 – Photos of Road Trip – 3/5

Related:

“The Red Nation shall rise again and it shall be a blessing for a sick world; a world filled with broken promises, selfishness and separations; a world longing for light again.

I see a time of Seven Generations when all the colors of mankind will gather under the Sacred Tree of Life and the whole Earth will become one circle again.

In that day, there will be those among the Lakota who will carry knowledge and understanding of unity among all living things and the young white ones will come to those of my people and ask for this wisdom.

I salute the light within your eyes where the whole Universe dwells. For when you are at that center within you and I am that place within me, we shall be one.”

Crazy Horse, Oglala Lakota Sioux (circa 1840-1877)

[Crazy Horse is quoted as saying while he sat smoking the Sacred Pipe with Sitting Bull for the last time — Crazy Horse was killed four days later by US Army soldiers in a hand-to-hand scuffle as they attempted to imprison him. There are no known photographs of Crazy Horse, he would not permit anyone to take his picture.]

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Nuclear News Links (@ Mid-August 2015)

[When taking a break from intensive research & blogging about Fukushima and related nuclear topics, this post may be placed as a ‘sticky’ at the top, to help you find sources that are more likely to have the latest news (see links below photo).  Newer posts may appear below this one.]

My Blog posts on nuclear issues are put together chronologically in my static page, Nuclear Blog Posts Archive (a sub-tab in the ‘Nuclear’ tab in the top banner.)

A selection of some of the more noteworthy (?) posts of 2015, thus far, includes:

Many more @ my Nuclear Blog Posts Archive.   

See further below for Nuclear News Links

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Crestone, Colorado (USA)

Along with checking various Online Radiation Monitors and wind patterns, the list below is where I currently (mid-August 2015) go for getting clues or finding out what’s going on at Fukushima and with nuclear issues in general.  Please leave suggestions in comments to improve upon this list.  Thanks.

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The Static page, which is the one that gets updated every now and then: Nuclear News Links (in top bar banner menu), as it was on August 18, 2015:

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‘Nuclear News’ is now also a subtab of NUCLEAR in the top tabs bar.

Introduction / Essentials

Monitors & Where to :

Nuclear NEWS Links – “A quick check list” of various nuclear-situation-related information sources:

(NOTICE: Some of these do not always cover nuclear topics, but also various other  unrelated subjects.  Some of the listed sources may be quationable “controled opposition” gatekeepers, some may mix excellent information with de facto misinformation.  Some folks may go off the deep end (a wee bit) at times.  Discern for yourself.  You may want to check ’em ALL if looking for ‘news’.  Sometimes one site has the latest development ahead of others.   In no particular order:)

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Radiation Monitor Page for Poland (Lublin Data) added. Some peculiar observations…

The below is now a static page @ Radiation Monitors POLAND, now part of the list found @ Online Radiation Monitors.

Rzeczpospolita Polska

!-> @ http://www.radioaktywnosc.umcs.lublin.pl/?id=1

This very interesting site shows data for “The total number of counts” (Calkowita liczba zliczen), and the radioisotopes K40, Bi-214, Tl-208 and cosmic radiation (Promieniowanie kosmiczne).  On the top graph the vertical axis shows “wzglêdna zmiana liczby zliczen [%]” (= Relative change in the number of counts [%]) with the horizontal axis the day of the current month.  Further below is the same data but for the last 4 weeks.

Important note to help interpret the way the data is presented:  the data shows the % change, so everything below the zero line indicates decreasing counts, and everything above the zero line indicated increasing counts.  When the line dips down, but is still above zero, it means the speed of the increase is declining, but not yet the actual count.  The actual count doesn’t decrease until the % change drops below zero.

Screenshot of the site as it appeared on August 16, 2015 (click for latest):

For Reference Purposes:

For the record, the data shown below is for August 2015, until the 16th; and for 4 weeks in 2015 until the 33rd week (which is August 10-16 – See dates corresponding with week numbers);   And further down is for the period Sept. 2013 – Aug. 2015.

I have graphed the data together ánd seperately for the 3 isotopes (K40, Tl208 and Bi-214) + cosmic rays + total counts:

First 16 days of August 2015:

All combined:

counts168h-total-K40-Bi214-Tl208-kosm–> Bi-214  is a progeny of Radon-222, and Tl-208  is the decay-daughter of Bi-212 and a progeny of Radon-220. Most of both comes from the natural radioactive decay of Uranium-234/238, but can also be added artificially; see both in the decay chains of U-238 @ http://periodictable.com/Isotopes/092.238/index2.full.prod.html  We can see these two move together with the night-and-day cycles.  Interesting, however, is that in some cases (such as the first half of August 12, 2015) the total count drastically rises, yet none of these common mostly-natural radioisotopes, nor cosmic rays, can explain it (meaning additional not-listed isotopes are involved in these significant upticks):

  • The Total Count % change:

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  • Kalium-40:counts168h-K40
  • Bismuth-214:counts168h-Bi214
  • Thalium-208:counts168h-Tl208
  • Cosmic Rays:counts168h-kosm

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!-> When you click the 3rd link on the page, you can graph historical data @ Radioaktywność – dane archiwalne

The record begins on September 4, 2013 at 18:00 (6pm).   There are some very interesting things to see when you graph just a few parameters.  For instance:   Graphing the full record, shown below, shows a véry significant uptick in mid-November 2014:

TotalCOunts Only

It is clear that this uptick had nothing to do with cosmic radiation:Total_and_Cosmic

But it did correspond with “natural” radioisotopes that can also be part of an artificial release.  I documented this significant uptick in detail at that time and traced it back to Fukushima.  See the blog post, 

!-> Did Germany just get a Massive Amount of Fukushima Fallout and “No One Noticed”? (A Eurdep-Nullschool investigation of the Nov. 16, 2014 radiation Upticks…)

lithuania_bi214_alpha_measuringturnedoff_april28_2015-1I’ve also already pointed out the likely significance of Bismuth-214 in relation to EURDEP data gaps of Bi-214 data in Lithuania after one of the recent Chernobyl wildfires, see:

!-> Bismuth-214 as a Fallout Indicator? Systematic Omissions: More Evidence of EURDEP Hiding Data when it Matters Most…

Now what is peculiar at the Lublin, Poland monitor, is that after May 2015, the total count change % starts moving upwards again, yet Bi-214/Tl-208 drop significantly.   Why?

FullRecord_minusCosmic Total_vs_Bismuth214

Looking at the period May 30, 2015 until August 15, 2015 for Total Count and Bi-214 seperately shows several cases, especially in August (end graph, below), where Total Counts show significant positive % increases, while Bi-214 only seems to play a minor role, or none at all, in the more significant upticks, so there must be more going on than just natural radon progeny deposition:

Total_vs_Bi214_JuneJuly_midAug_2015_LublinPoland_sideBySide_annot1

Obviously different isotopes are on the rise…   But which ones?

Could the data of rain and lichen, sampled in the Colorado Rockies in mid-June 2015 provide any clues?

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[h/t to Monitor Polski for suggesting this link. Dziękuję ! ]

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August 15 Photos: “Winter Is Coming”

Crestone (elevation: 8,000 ft.; mountain peaks: 14,000 ft.), Southern Colorado, USA

August 15, 2015 — All photos taken in past 24 hours. 

The last snow to hit town fell in the middle of May, with a late spring record snow of over 16 inches overnight.   (See May 10, 2015, May Snowfall Record Broken: 40 cm (16″) of Fresh Snow ! (Southern Colorado, May 9-10, 2015) May turned record-wet, record-cold and record snowy.  It’s still wet.  Mosquito season, which began in mid-June this year, is easing up a bit, but it still isn’t over…

Town is still a few months out (I hope…), but some thunderstorms are already bringing occasional hail and wet snow to the high country:

Crestone_Aug15_2015_HailSnow12000bWhile not all that common in July or August, this is not unheard of for above 12,000 feet, but having grown up near sea level in Western Europe…, it still surprises me to see that white stuff in the middle of August.   Sleeping outside in a tent through deep-freezer temperatures and a seemingly never-ending winter in the spring, the thought of an early onset of winter… crosses my mind with a pinch of anxiety…

If this shaping-up El Niño pans out as predicted, this could become an exceptionally snowy winter in the Rockies…  Winter only ended 3 months ago, and is likely to begin in as soon as two months from now… (I live at 8,200 ft / 2500 meter altitude)

Meanwhile, the rains continue to sweep over Colorado…  This valley could barely get any greener.    The drought is officially over in (almost all of) Colorado:

CLick Image for latest @ http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/

CLick Image for latest @ http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/

Background radiation (as measured with a Medcom Inspector Alert) has been on the low side, around 63 CPM (horizontal on car seat in car with open windows @ 8,200 ft).

Except for the very radioactive rain on Aug 8, 2015, which measured as high as 11.2 µSv/hr on contact with rain swipe (mostly fast-emitting Beta, most-likely majority natural radon progeny), rain has been almost-oddly non-radioactive otherwise.  August 8 marked the first such spike since the June 14 thunderstorm, which I had lab-analyzed.  That rain contained Antimony-124, an artificial neutron activation product with a half-life of only 60 days.  Given the non-detection of more commonly medical & resource exploration industry-used radioisotopes, it likely originated in an actively leaking nuclear reactor “upwind”.   Other isotopes likely present in trace amounts (in the rain or absorbed in lichen from recent rains) included Iodine-131, Cesium-134, Ruthernium-106 and Strontium-89, all suggesting ‘recent fission’.

If the source were Fukushima (my #1 suspect, as the jet stream at that specific time of sampling had passed over FNPP just 3 days prior), it would mean that actual fission reactions are on-going, and the claim of “cold shutdown”, made by the Japanese government in December 2011 would turn out to be yet another gross lie, in a long series of nothing but deception…

A Fukushima-fallout contribution of the Aug 8, 2015 rain event is possible, but based on jet stream patterns, less likely than last time.   I do not have the resources to investigate it further, but I did get an email several days before to keep an eye on the rain as web cam observers noted what seemed like a large release from the Fukushima-Daiichi site.  I’ve received emails from as far away as Europe with people wondering about oddly pink skies.

Besides rising incidence of cancer, leukemia, heart disease and mental challenges, at ever younger ages, I’m concerned some species, including large mammals, may be worse affected than humans through mechanisms not yet fully understood.  See also my posts:

June 18, 2015The “Mysterious” mid-May 2015 Kazakhstan Saiga Antelope Die-Off – aka “Do Not Mention Radioactive Fallout…”,  and

June 22, 2015Fin Whale Die-Off by Alaska area ‘a Perplexing Mystery’… + More Data Rigging Evidence: EPA Radnet Beta radiation monitor @ Anchorage spiking when DATA GAPS @ Anchorage.)

Nevertheless, I can’t help myself to appreciate my surrounding, give thanks for awesome productive days, ending with beautiful sunsets:

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Today, August 15, on the side of the Bliss Café, downtown Crestone, part of Saturday Market:  a long-time local is selling Tibetan Buddhist Tankas (decorated painted scrolls), made in Nepal, as part of his fundraiser for rebuilding the earthquake-destroyed village of his friends he’s about to go visit:

Crestone_Aug15_2015_1Days often start sunny, and clouds start building in the afternoon.   As seen from Highway 17 near Hooper:

Hooper_Aug15_2015_1Couple hours later, from the bends in T Road, approaching Crestone:Troad_Aug15_2015_1

To the south, Sisnaajiní (Blanca Peak, 14,345 ft), the Dawn Mountain, eastern boundary of Dinetah, the traditional Navajo homeland, said to be “covered in daylight and dawn and fastened to the ground with lightning”:

MtBlanca_Aug15_2015_1Living up to its name…

I circled this mountain on the lightning map for the past few hours.  Crestone just to the north of Mt Blanca:Aug15_2015_Colorado_Lightnings_550pm_MDT

A couple more pics of the hail/snow higher up, best visible in the high valley of Willow Lake:

Crestone_Aug15_2015_2 NorthCrestone_Aug15_2015_1 Crestone_Aug15_2015_HailSnow12000a Crestone_Aug15_2015_HailSnow12000c“Cheers…”

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