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Central New Mexico Weather: 6/8/22

Yesterday was sunny, hot and still. There were a few clouds in the evening, and it looks like it might storm, but never did in Socorro. This morning, the weather is sunny, warm and still in Socorro. My weather station … Continue reading

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6/3/22 Storm Chase: Slight Risk

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Slight Risk for the High Plains today. Associated with the Slight Risk is a 2% Tornado Threat Ring over the NM/TX border. To summarize the SPC:  The threat near the NM/TX border … Continue reading

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High Plains Tours Storm Chase Day #3: Slight Risk 5/11/22

For the next six weeks, my attention is fully dedicated to severe weather and storm chasing. I am currently chasing storms with High Plains Tours. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued an Slight Risk for the West Texas today. … Continue reading

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High Plains Tours Storm Chase Day #2: Slight Risk 5/10/22

For the next six weeks, my attention is fully dedicated to severe weather and storm chasing. I am currently chasing storms with High Plains Tours. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued an Slight Risk for the West Texas today. … Continue reading

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Wheatland, MO, to Quincy, IL, Weather: 7/10/21

We arrived at an RV park in Wheatland, MO. We figured we would stop here and get a few things done, but I went straight to bed anyhow. Today, we will be driving north and northeast, probably towards Quincy, IL. … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 6/12/21

Yesterday was hot, mostly sunny, and still. This morning, Socorro was warm, mostly sunny and still. The NWS in Albuquerque, NM, forecasts (for Rio Rancho, NM) a sunny day, with a high temperature of 97 F. The winds will be … Continue reading

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Storm Chase Day #7: Predictions

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued two Slight Risks along a swath of the Great Plains. Associated with this risk is a thin, long, 2% Tornado Threat Ring. The surface map shows a moderate south and southeasterly breeze, morning … Continue reading

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Storm Chase Day #6: Predictions

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Slight Risk for a stripe of the High Plains. Associated with this risk is a thin, long, 2% Tornado Threat Ring. The surface map shows a moderate south and southeasterly breeze, morning … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 8/29/20

Yesterday, Rio Rancho was sunny until the evening.  Nearby thunderstorms generated almost no rain, but plenty of wind.  The radar image shows the storms developing after an outflow boundary passed: At my weather station, you can see when the virga … Continue reading

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Central New Mexico Weather: 7/12/20

Yesterday was mostly sunny, hot and dry.  I worked in the garden for a bit, but it was quite hot by the afternoon. This morning, the weather has been partly sunny, hot and still.  We have thin clouds over most … Continue reading

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