Category Archives: Severe Weather

Central New Mexico Weather: 7/5/20

Yesterday was mostly sunny, hot and humid.  In the evening, a few clouds appeared, but there was no rain, so we sat outside on the tailgate of the truck and watched fireworks over the city. This morning, the weather has … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 7/4/20

Yesterday was mostly sunny, hot and still.  There was a little breeze in the afternoon as nearby virga produced a few gusts.  The humidity increased throughout the day. This morning, the weather has been mostly sunny, mild and still.  It … Continue reading

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Storm Prediction Center Update: 7/1/20

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook shows a dismal end to the storm chase season. Day 1:  Marginal Risk The SPC has issued several Marginal Risks for this evening.  (I lost the picture, sorry). Associated with the Marginal Risk in … Continue reading

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Storm Prediction Center Update: 6/24/20

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook shows a few severe threats in the northern Great Plains. Day 1:  Slight Risk The SPC has issued a Slight Risk for a part of south central Kansas for the rest of the night. … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 6/24/20

Yesterday, I went after the storm that passed near my house.  We received no rain or hail, though 0.75″ hail was reported in Albuquerque. This morning, the weather has been mostly sunny, mild, humid and still. From the NWS in … Continue reading

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6/21/10: Storm Chase Predictions

We are starting the day in Tucumcari, NM, and headed northeast. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) issued an Enhanced Risk for southern Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Associated with the Enhanced Risk in Oklahoma/Kansas was a 5% Tornado Threat ring. The … Continue reading

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Storm Prediction Center Update: 6/17/20

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook shows that this storm chase season is garbage.  Again. Day 1:  Marginal Risk The SPC continues to issue a Marginal Risk for a narrow stripe through the Great Plains. Isolated damaging winds are possible … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 6/13/20

Ugh, I forgot to hit “publish” on yesterday’s post. Yesterday was sunny, warm and still.  I went for a walk in the morning and a walk in the evening. This morning, the weather has been sunny, mild and still.  There … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 6/11/20

Yesterday was sunny, warm and still.  We did some painting outside. This morning, the weather has been sunny, mild and still.  There is a smoky haze to my southwest. From the NWS in Albuquerque, NM:  Moisture from the Sierra Madres … Continue reading

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