Agriculture Photography: Possible Rain on the Horizone?

In this horizontal panoramic picture of western Kansas farmland a dynamic storm cloud takes up much of the image area. It is dark and forbidding in the center but brilliantly lit at the edges by a warm late afternoon sun. Moisture falls from the cloud as shafts of virga that does little to help this drought stricken dry farm land.
Possible Rain on the Horizone?

A panoramic view of dry-land ground in western Kansas sits beneath a 

threatening storm cloud that is back lit by a late afternoon sun.  

Shafts of moisture, or virga, drop from the cloud but provide little relief from the persistent drought.