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Colorado Springs, CO, to Rio Rancho, NM, Weather: 6/19/22

We are returning home from Colorado Springs today. This morning, the weather in Rio Rancho, NM, has been mostly cloudy, and my weather station says: The NWS in Pueblo, CO, forecasts (for Colorado Springs, CO) a partly sunny day, with … Continue reading

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Rio Rancho, NM, to Colorado Springs, CO, Weather: 6/18/22

We are taking an overnight trip to Colorado Springs, CO. We will leave in a few hours. This morning, the weather in Rio Rancho, NM, has been mostly cloudy, and my weather station says: The NWS in Albuquerque, NM, forecasts … 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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11/17/21: Rio Rancho, NM, to Denver, CO, to Baltimore, MD

Yesterday was pleasant, though I spent the whole day inside. This morning has been cold, partly cloudy and still. Today, I will catch a morning flight from Albuquerque, NM, to Denver, CO, to Baltimore, MD. The NWS in Albuquerque, NM, … Continue reading

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Cortez, CO, to Rio Rancho, NM, Weather: 6/20/21

As it turns out, we went to Cortez, not to Durango. We went to Mesa Verde. On our way in, we could see some smoke, and on our way out at sunset, we could see the flames from the nearby … Continue reading

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Rio Rancho, NM, to Durango, CO, Weather: 6/19/21

Today, we are taking a drive up to Durango, CO, and will spend the night up there. The NWS in Albuquerque, NM, forecasts (for Rio Rancho, NM) a sunny day, with a high temperature of 98 F. The winds will … Continue reading

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Storm Chase Day #10: Predictions

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued an Slight Risk for a stripe of the southern high plains. Associated with this risk is a 2% Tornado Threat ring in northeastern New Mexico and southeastern Colorado. The surface map shows a … 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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