Rainbow connection

An impressive double rainbow brightens the sky over Winton last night.
An impressive double rainbow brightens the sky over Winton last night.

Winton residents could be looking for a pots of gold after this impressive double rainbow was spotted over the town last night.

The photograph, snapped by John Hunter just before 10pm, shows the colourful spectacle as it arches over the sky near the senior citizen rooms.

None of the nearly 100 photographs he took had done the rainbow justice, Mr Hunter said.

While much of the south battled with wet weather yesterday, metservice is predicting a return of the sunshine on Thursday, when temperatures are expected to hit the mid to high 20s.

The Southland Times