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iN PHOTOS: Amazing sunrise inspires local photographers

Chris Mathieson took this photo of today's sunrise over the Similkameen valley.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Chris Mathieson
November 03, 2020 - 12:30 PM

Many Okanagan residents woke up to a stunning blaze of colours as the sun rose this morning.

The brilliant sunrise came as the American federal election unfolds, and some seemed to see a message of hope.

Brittany Kalesnikoff posted this photo of this morning's sunrise.
Brittany Kalesnikoff posted this photo of this morning's sunrise.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Brittany Kalesnikoff

“Today’s going to be alright, friends… I mean, look at that sunrise!” Chris Mathieson wrote, while Brittany Kalesnikoff and Tina Hubbard observed "a stunning sunrise" and a "beautiful sunrise" on their social media posts.

Curtis Zutz snapped this shot in the between Oliver and Willowbrook.
Curtis Zutz snapped this shot in the between Oliver and Willowbrook.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Curtis Zutz

Curtis Zutz noted the brilliant colours he witnessed this morning "only lasted a few minutes."

Marshall Fields in Vernon.
Marshall Fields in Vernon.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Michelle Russo

"So beautiful! What a vibrant sunrise!"  Michelle Russo said of today's view over Marshall Fields in Vernon.

Miles Smitten snapped this great shot around 6:15 this morning, Nov. 3, 2020.
Miles Smitten snapped this great shot around 6:15 this morning, Nov. 3, 2020.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Miles Smitten

In Princeton, Samantha Folkers also caught the sunrise. 

 This photo was taken by Samantha Folkers near Princeton this morning, Nov.3, 2020.
This photo was taken by Samantha Folkers near Princeton this morning, Nov.3, 2020.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Samantha Folkers

In Oliver, Bob Young posted his photo, adding, "Good Morning. This is the sun rise this morning. And I hope everyone has a beautiful day like this sunrise is."

Bob Young of Oliver was up early enough to catch this morning's spectacular sunrise.
Bob Young of Oliver was up early enough to catch this morning's spectacular sunrise.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Bob Young

The brilliant orange sunrise also heralded a change in the weather this morning, as skies continued to thicken with cloud. Environment Canada says there's a 60 per cent chance of rain this afternoon.

Did you take a great photo? We'd love to share it. Send to news@infonews.ca.

The sunrise as seen in Vernon, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020.
The sunrise as seen in Vernon, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Mark R. Lawrence

Tina Hubbard snapped this stunning photo.
Tina Hubbard snapped this stunning photo.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Tina Hubbard

Okanagan sunrise, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020.
Okanagan sunrise, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Alex Blois

Laurie MacKenzie took this shot of this morning's sunrise.
Laurie MacKenzie took this shot of this morning's sunrise.
Image Credit: SUBMITTED / Laurie MacKenzie

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