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Satellite Image of the Week #42

This week’s image shows the interaction of a set of frontal boundaries.  You can see a frontal boundary marked by the thin band of clouds behind the thicker band of clouds.  Notice how, where these two merge, there is a … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week #40

This week’s image shows a tornadic supercell near Albuquerque, NM, last Saturday.  Notice the overshooting top.   Also, notice the strong convective environment, with many cumulus clouds forming all over the southwest. Thank you for reading this post! Source:  College of … Continue reading

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Weather Photo Emails #6

Every so often, I receive an email message from a friend, family member or coworker with various weather photos attached.   The photos are always neat to see and I am happy that these folks think of me when they … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/28/17

Yesterday was a pleasant day in Rio Rancho.  Showers threatened on several occasions, but we never had them.  There were a few cool breezes from nearby showers, however, and I welcomed them with open arms to cool off a bit. … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/27/17

Yesterday, I was certainly wrong about Rio Rancho.  We received 0.08 inches of rain in one heavy downpour at 17:45.  I saw a double rainbow over Albuquerque, but couldn’t fit it into one frame. This morning has been sunny, still … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/26/17

I fell asleep looking at Hurricane Harvey information and video, and so I didn’t post a Tropical Update.  Go figure; I post Tropical Updates with nothing is happening, and then I post nothing for a major US landfalling hurricane… Yesterday, … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/25/17

Yesterday, the weather was nice after threatening to rain and storm off and on. This morning has been sunny, still and mild.  There were no clouds by  Socorro Peak (M-Mountain) this morning.   National Weather Service (NWS) in Albuquerque forecasts … Continue reading

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