Category Archives: Local WX

New Mexico Weather: 6/25/17

Yesterday was a day of transition.  It was quite warm in the morning, but then cooled off and rained along my road trip to Datil.  I camped out in my car overnight and it was chilly, and I had to … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 6/24/17

Yesterday was another hot day.  I expected it to become windy, but it did not.  Perhaps the cold front stalled? This morning has been still, sunny, hazy and mild.  Here is a view of the backyard again today, with hazy … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 6/23/17

Yesterday was another hot day.  I avoided all outdoor activity until around sundown, when JoAnna and I took a walk around the neighborhood.  It had cooled off a bit and there was a slight breeze.  There was a nice sunset … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 6/22/17

Yesterday was another hot day.  I avoided all outdoor activity until well after sundown.  In the late evening, I went for a walk around the UNM campus, just to do some outdoor physical activity. This morning has been still, sunny, … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 6/21/17

Yesterday was another hot day.  I commuted to Socorro and caught a few developing thunderstorms to our west, though none of them reached Socorro. This morning has been still, sunny, hazy and hot.  Here is a view of the backyard, … Continue reading

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Long Range Forecasting: 6/20/17-6/27/17

It is time to look ahead at the long range forecast, as told by the GFS model. The next week will be hot, with the chance of an occasional thunderstorm.  The lack of shear will limit the severe weather potential.  We … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 6/20/17

Yesterday was a hot day.  We had to defrost one of our window air conditioners, so it was quite miserable in the house, reaching 92.8 F indoors while we waited.  There were a few isolated thunderstorms, though none at my … Continue reading

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