Virga Page
(all photographs by J. Gerencher)

Virga is rain that falls from a cloud and evaporates into the air on the way to the Earth's surface.

Virga, seen from summit of Kitt Peak, AZ.
Virga from a thunderstorm falling on Kitt Peak, Arizona.
View from the summit of the mountain.

Virga from stratus clouds, MT.
Virga from stratus clouds, Montana

Virga near sunset, UT.
Virga near sunset, from Bryce National Park, Utah