Category Archives: Severe Weather

Storm Prediction Center Update: 8/16/17

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook shows some severe threats this week. Day 1:  Enhanced Risk The SPC has issued an Enhanced Risk for parts of the Eastern Great Plains for the remainder of the day and into the evening. … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/15/17

Yesterday, the weather was warm, humid, and mostly cloudy.  We had a shower in Magdalena in the afternoon. Then, when I arrived in Rio Rancho, we had a small thunderstorm go through the area at sunset, and I nearly filled … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/14/17

Yesterday, the weather was warm, humid, and mostly cloudy.  We had a few raindrops, but no significant precipitation.  There was a nice sunset, as there were plenty of clouds. This morning has been mild, still, and mostly cloudy.  It was … Continue reading

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Video of the Week: 8/13/17

This week’s video is not one of mine, but I like it.  It shows up in the Albuquerque NWS Office’s Skywarn Training, so I see it every so often. This is “just” a downburst.  This video shows the severity of … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/13/17

Yesterday, the weather was warm, humid, and partly cloudy. This morning has been mild, still, and mostly cloudy.  There was a blanket of clouds over Rio Rancho this morning.   National Weather Service (NWS) in Albuquerque forecasts (for Socorro) a … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/12/17

Yesterday, the weather was warm and partly cloudy through the Rio Grande River Valley.  There was plenty of rain in Rio Rancho, Albuquerque, and along a car ride to Los Alamos, with water pooling in the low-lying areas. This morning … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/11/17

Yesterday, the weather was warm and partly cloudy through the Rio Grande River Valley.  We had a few nearby storms and some light rain in Socorro yesterday afternoon. This morning has been mild, still, and party sunny.  The sun rose … Continue reading

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