Tag Archives: Utah

Satellite Image of the Week 2019 #24

This week’s image was taken this morning. It is an enhanced water vapor image over the southwest. This image shows the shortwave trough currently impacting the desert southwest. Notice the shades of blue (representing more moisture) making their way east … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2019 #5

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows snow on the Rockies, as well as mountain wave pattern clouds all over the Four Corners area. Notice the sand-like ripples in the clouds near the mountains.  Those are the mountain-wave patterns. … Continue reading

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3/25/18: Provo, UT, to Socorro, NM

  Today, I will travel from Provo, UT, back to Socorro, NM.  We should be on the road sometime between 10-11 am. The NWS in Salt Lake City, UT, forecasts (for Provo, UT) a cloudy day, with a 70% chance … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week #45

I was on the road last week and missed posting.  However, this week, we have some neat mountain-wave pattern clouds over the basin-range area of Nevada and Utah.  Notice  hot these clouds form perpendicular to the wind direction (and parallel … Continue reading

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Utah Weather:  10/15/17

Yesterday was sunny, cool, and breezy off and on.  Last night was frigid, and I ended up going to bed early, just to have an excuse to be in the sleeping bag. This morning in Moab, it has been sunny, … Continue reading

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Utah Weather:  10/14/17

Yesterday was mostly sunny, warm and pleasant.  I did some walking south of Moab, and did not need a jacket, though I was happy for it after sundown. This morning in Moab, it has been sunny, cold and still. National … Continue reading

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Utah Weather:  10/13/17

Yesterday was mostly sunny, warm and pleasant.  We drove from Rio Rancho, NM, to Moab, UT, where we will spend the weekend. This morning in Moab, it has been sunny, cold and still. National Weather Service (NWS) in Grand Junction, … Continue reading

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