â€œRed sky at night, sailorâ€™s delight. Red sky in morning, sailorâ€™s warningâ€
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Its daybreak at Cap Sante Boat Haven in Anacortes, WA.
Red sky at night, sailors delight.
When we see a red sky at night, this means that the setting sun is sending its light through a high concentration of dust particles. This usually indicates high pressure and stable air coming in from the west. Basically good weather will follow.
Red sky in morning, sailorâ€™s warning.
A red sunrise reflects the dust particles of a system that has just passed from the west. This indicates that a storm system may be moving to the east. If the morning sky is a deep fiery red, it means a high water content in the atmosphere. So, rain is on its way.
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