Thunderstorm Yesterday

I was riding my bike down a large hill towards Walmart near my home in Rio Rancho, NM, and saw a storm moving over the Sandia Mountains, right around sundown. I skipped going to Walmart, and rode my bike back up the hill as quickly as possible so that I could get my camera and take some photos. My legs are sorry I did this, but the storm was worth seeing.

I missed the storm at sundown, but a few minutes later, this is what I saw:

I also took several lightning photos, with this one being the best:

and this one being mediocre, but you can see that there were multiple strokes to roughly the same spot, across three different paths.

Thank you for reading my post!


About highplainschasing

This blog is about my tales in storm chasing. My name is Seth Price and I am an instrumentation instructor at New Mexico Tech. My amateur radio call sign is N3MRA.
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