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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.

Central New Mexico Weather: 7/18/19

Today was hot and humid, though not as humid as yesterday.  In the evening, a few clouds rolled in, making the moon look hazy. From the NWS in Albuquerque, NM:  Mid-level high pressure will remain in the southwestern part of … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 7/17/19

Today was hot and humid, until the afternoon thunderstorms rolled through. We had some strong winds and heavy rain. From the NWS in Albuquerque, NM:  High pressure will remain in the southwestern part of the state, and increased westerlies will … Continue reading

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New Forecasting Post

This evening, I am going to try something a little different. Rather than doing my daily forecast in the morning, I’m going to try doing it in the evening, for the following day. Stay tuned, as I’ll post about tomorrow’s … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 7/15/19

Yesterday was hot, moderately humid, and mostly sunny.  It rained in the late evening, and we even saw a little lightning. This morning has been sunny, warm and still. From the NWS in Albuquerque, NM:  The 500 mb high pressure … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 7/14/19

Yesterday was hot, moderately humid, and mostly sunny.  I did a little gardening in the evening when the temperatures had cooled. This morning has been sunny, hot and still. From the NWS in Albuquerque, NM:  The 500 mb high pressure … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2019 #28

This week’s image was taken this morning as Tropical Storm Barry makes landfall. Tropical Storm Barry has no well-defined eye. It is not strong enough for that. However, there are spiral bands of convection and heavy rains that are impacting … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 7/13/19

Yesterday was hot, moderately humid, and mostly sunny. This morning has been mostly sunny, hot and still.  There are a few cumulus clouds building in all directions. From the NWS in Albuquerque, NM:  The 500 mb high pressure system will … Continue reading

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