A morning red sky over the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Galveston, Texas, portends bad weather according to an old mariner’s rhyme.
The first light of the morning sun shines over the Gulf of Mexico, somewhere south of the Louisiana coast.
Waves crash onshore in an aerial shot of Galveston, Texas’ East Beach.
The day begins on a Galveston, Texas, beach.
The sun rises over the Gulf of Mexico and Galveston Island, Texas.
Galveston, Texas’ Historic Pleasure Pier reaches out into the cold wind and overcast skies of the Gulf of Mexico.
The cruise ship Carnival Triumph sails through the Gulf of Mexico towards the rising sun.
The sun rises over the Gulf of Mexico and the Galveston, Texas, beach. (Click the photo to view a larger version)
The Gulf of Mexico continues its never-ending assault on a Galveston, Texas, beach.
Ships’ lights dot the horizon as the sun rises over the Gulf of Mexico as seen from a Galveston, Texas, beach.