By the time the sun rose in the Raleigh area, the few clouds present during twilight were history… but the view, here overlooking the eastern pond at Lonnie…

A few thin clouds returned to the Raleigh area sky this morning, enough to impart a somewhat hazy look , as seen in the top image from above the #11 green as…

The Raleigh area saw mostly clear skies this morning, seen here a few minutes after sunrise proper (and better large on black [bighugelabs.com]). Sweet view!

The Raleigh area saw patchy fog this morning… quite thick at the Lonnie Poole golf course… delaying the sun's first appearance, seen here (and better large on…

We (me and a few ducks) waited patiently, but it was " close, but no cigar " with the sun remaining behind the clouds. Still, caught a nice view from the #11's…

The Raleigh area enjoyed a little thunderstorm early this morning and then reveled in some great post-storm color and views… in the top image during late…

The Raleigh area enjoyed sort of a soft sunrise this morning, seen here just after sunrise proper, looking over the water hazards on #15 at the Lonnie Poole…

This morning the Raleigh area enjoyed as tranquil a sunrise as one could imagine… see in #1 (from the 15th at Lonnie Poole) 15 minutes after sunrise proper…

Sunrise is always about the clouds, and the Raleigh area enjoyed some really nice ones this morning… seen in the top image about 15 minutes after sunrise proper…

The Raleigh area enjoyed clear skies this morning but noticeably higher humidity… summer's just around the corner. At the top is the view over the Lonnie Poole…

Today's Raleigh area morning sky was characterized by bands of fast-moving low clouds … seen in the top image during early twilight (better large on black…

Even a simple, cloud-free morning provides a very satisfying view when looking over a misty pond as the sun tops the treeline (better viewed large on black…

The water traps at the Lonnie Poole 15th and some nice clouds come through again with a gorgeous view at sunrise proper (better large on black [bighugelabs.com]…

The few clouds and the aesthetic of the long water trap at the Lonnie Poole 16th created a very satisfying view in the top image at sunrise proper (and better…

The Raleigh area benefited from a thin gap at the horizon this morning, yielding a mini-flamer during late twilight, in the top image (and better large on black…

Cloud cover was building during sunrise this morning in the Raleigh area and brought some nice color to the eastern sky, seen in the top image just after…
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