20 Photos of the Amazing Rainbow in St. Louis Yesterday


  • photo by Josh Pawlak (@jbpawlak) / Instagram

Did you see this thing? It was huge! It seemed like all of St. Louis stopped yesterday and pointed at the sky and shouted "Rainbow!"

After all of the crappy weather lately, we earned that rainbow. And as Dolly Parton says, "If you want the rainbow, you have to put up with the rain."

Rainbows only occur when there is the perfect combination of light and water particles in the air. Technically, rainbows only exist in your eye, that's why nobody can ever find the end of one. Thankfully, cameras work similarly to eyes — can you imagine never being able to catch a photo of one of these?

People all across St. Louis stopped to snap a picture yesterday, here are some of our favorites.

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