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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: 10/16/18

Yesterday, we had a chilly drive back from Colorado.  We ran into no snow along the way, sunny, clear skies, but cold air the entire time. This morning has been partly cloudy, cold and still. The NWS in Albuquerque, NM, … Continue reading

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Westminster, CO, to Rio Rancho, NM Weather

Today, we will drive south and return to Rio Rancho, NM, from Westminster, CO. This morning has been cold, mostly sunny and still. The NWS in Boulder, CO, forecasts (for Westminster, CO) a sunny day, with a high temperature of … Continue reading

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Westminster, Colorado Weather: 10/14/18

Yesterday, the skies were sunny all day, and it was overall a beautiful day. This morning has been snowy, cold, and still.  There is a few inches of snow on the metal surfaces, but it is not sticking to the … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week #41

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows Hurricane Michael, just before it made landfall in Florida.  I had a number of friends chasing this storm, though I did not.  You can see the strong and well developed eyewall. Thank … Continue reading

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Westminster, Colorado Weather: 10/13/18

Yesterday, the skies were cloudy for most of the day.  We did not get any significant rain, however. This morning has been sunny, cool and still. The NWS in Boulder, CO, forecasts for Westminster, CO, a sunny day, with a … Continue reading

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Rio Rancho, NM, to Westminster, CO

Today, we will drive north to Westminster, CO, from Rio Rancho, NM, to visit family. This morning has been mild, mostly cloudy and still. The NWS in Albuquerque, NM, forecasts (for Rio Rancho, NM) a partly sunny day, with a … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 10/11/18

Yesterday was mostly sunny, mild and still. This morning, the weather is mostly clear, cool, and still. The NWS in Albuquerque, NM, forecasts (for Rio Rancho, NM) a mostly sunny day, with a high temperature near 69 F.  Winds will … Continue reading

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