Time-Lapse Video from 2 September 2012. View is towards the west.
Monsoon thunderstorm hitting Oracle and another one passing west of us.
(If you are using Firefox and can not view the video, click here to see the full video.)
The storm dropped 0.3" of rain in 15 minutes (a rate of almost 1"/hr) at Oracle. This photo shows the storm after it passed. It was kicking up some dust just to left of the rain core.
As sunset approached, another monsoon storm west of Oracle (about 5 PM in the video) started a dust storm. It is about 35 miles away:
Go to the Oracle Webcam Time-Lapse Movies page.
Go to the Live Oracle Webcam page.
Webcam is an Apple external iSight.
Webcam software is ImageCaster from Econ Technologies, Inc.
Movie captured and created with Daydreamer from Quandir Solutions. Now available on the App Store.