The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo44° Chance Rain

Saturday

Hi60° Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo42° Showers

Sunday

Hi56° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo39° Partly Cloudy

Monday

Hi54° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo44° Chance Rain

Tuesday

Hi51° Chance Rain

Tuesday Night

Lo44° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday

Hi56° Partly Sunny

Went to find a comet..got clouds instead

Send to Kindle
Print This
8552902137_fd63a96a5f_h

The comet Panstarr is suppose to be visible in the Northern Hemisphere just after sunset. I took a short trip up Badger Mt. hoping for an unobstructed view. What I got was a bunch of clouds. I took pictures anyway and hope there is clear horizon tomorrow at sunset.

The Enchantment Basin or the Mount Stuart Batholith

A wider shot of the valley.

As I descended from Badger I notice the sky was clearing a bit. I searched for the comet but it was either hidden behind a small cloud or had already sunk below the horizon.

All comments are moderated before appearing. For more information, please read the approval guidelines. Questions? See our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy.

Comments Help

A few important points:

  • You must have a Disqus account to comment (your Wenatchee World login and Disqus login are completely separate)
  • You must provide your first and last name
  • Your comment must be civil

For more information see our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy