I had a polarized filter from my ancient manual film camera that I held up in front of the lens on my camera. The clouds helped by toning things down a little.
And it's gone. I really am the Queen of the Last Minute.
If you want to see a really good picture that was taken only a few miles from this one check out this photo on the Texas Parks and Wildlife Facebook page here.
And for gorgeous landscape pictures check out the contest winners on Flickr.