Jack Brooks submitted this photograph of a sunset over Lake Shastina on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018.

In this case, the old mariners' rhyme that includes "Red sky at night, sailors' delight" seems appropriate.

Though temperatures in the Mt. Shasta area have fallen some from the high 60s earlier in the week, it continues to be unseasonably warm and dry.

The National Weather Service forecast for the next week includes only a slight chance of precipitation on Sunday, Feb. 11.