Everyone likes rainbows – they are not uncommon, but it still feels special when you spot one. I took this picture on the evening of May 4, after the rain stopped.
NOAA offers a brief but helpful explanation about the causes of rainbows.
The very next morning after I snapped this picture, I stepped out onto my back patio – and thought my lawn furniture was on fire:
I have never seen anything like this! This is evaporation of the water that soaked my lawn furniture the prior evening.