Image via WikipediaHigh, thin cirrus clouds dominate the desert this time of year. The wind sometimes blows them into Mares' Tails. At night they can create what's called a Mackerel Sky, where the clouds cover the sky like scales on a fish. They are made of ice crystals. At sunset they create very beautiful effects, like this sunset today.
A winter sunset in Mitzpe Ramon with our signature water tower.