This late Summer spider, Arabesque Orb-weaver (Neoscona arabesca), constructs large circular webs which it takes down before morning so you will have to go out after dark with a flashlight to find one.  One source said it was not in our area but that it would soon be.Orb-Weaving Spider

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Here it can be seen shooting out a new thread.Orb-Weaving Spider (Botom shooting wed)

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