One day the sky is clear blue and another day clouds are there to create a beautiful sunset. Clouds can also have a negative connotation when associated with a thunderstorm or hurricane. However, take a look at them from space and you may have a new appreciation for even those clouds you might consider scary.
The GOES-16 satellite was launched on November of 2016 and while we are approaching a year since this date, the data is still not operational yet. That doesn't mean we can enjoy some amazing images from the past few months. After all, we've never seen 30-second to 1-minute imagery like this before in the US. Here is my top 10 cloud images of the year in chronological order.