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Image description: Two moose inspect a car in the snow at Rocky Mountain National Park.
There has been epic winter weather across the country this year. Show us what you’ve been going through by sharing your photos. You can either post to our Facebook page or tweet them to us (@USAgov). We’ll select a few to share with our followers.
Photo from the Department of Interior.
Image Description: Grand Canyon just before sunset from Verkamp’s Visitor Center on the South Rim.
National Park Service photo by Michael Quinn.
There’s nothing quite like a fresh snowfall in Yosemite National Park.
Photo: National Park Service
Image description: This photo shows what’s known as a cloud inversion at Mather Point on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
Cloud inversions form through the interaction of warm and cold weather masses and occur at the Grand Canyon about once every 10 years.
You can see more photos of the cloud inversion on the Grand Canyon’s Flickr account.
Over the last few days you might have seen a few photos of the recent and rare inversion(s) at Grand Canyon National Park. We hope one more will be okay. Here’s another stunning photo from Mather Point.
NPS Photo by Erin Whittaker