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NM Severe Weather Summary - Wednesday, April 12, 2017.



Looking West & Northwest At The Leading Edge Of The Thunderstorms That Rolled Through Carlsbad Just After 5 PM MDT Wednesday, April 12, 2017.


Taken At 5:42 PM MDT Wednesday Afternoon.

This is an interesting satellite image. Notice the nice little donut hole in the center of the cluster of thunderstorms (Mesoscale Convective System or MCS). This feature also showed up nicely on radar.

Mora County Hailstorm Wednesday.
(Taken Near Rainsville, New Mexico).






Southeastern New Mexico was not the only place to get struck by severe weather Wednesday. Incredible photos coming out of Mora County near the tiny community of Rainsville. No that's not snow that piled up on the ground, that's hail and lots of it. New Mexico is not immune to these types of hail events that sometimes pile up to these depths.  


From Wednesday's Severe Weather Outbreak.



(From Wednesday, April 12, 2017).




 Hail In Carlsbad Wednesday Afternoon.

Photo Is Courtesy Of Richard Aves In North Carlsbad.

The public reported pea to quarter size hail fell across northern and northeastern Carlsbad shortly after 5 PM MDT Wednesday afternoon. 

(As Of 8:20 AM MDT This Morning).

Via Midland NWS Dual Pol Doppler Radar.

Via Cannon AFB Dual Pol Doppler Radar.

Note that these are the raw 24-hour rainfall totals and are more than likely overdone or too high due to yesterday's numerous hailstorms. Use these graphics as a guide for where the heaviest rainfall totals fell only.

(Valid At 6 AM MDT This Morning).


(As Of 9 AM MDT This Morning).




(As Of 9 AM MDT This Morning). 

Chaves County.


Eddy County.


Lea County.


Lincoln County.


Otero County.


(As Of 4:43 PM Wednesday, April 12, 2017.).

• 1 NE MIDWAY - 2.40 in.
 • 4 E ELK - 1.40 in.
 • 4 N ROSWELL - 1.30 in.
 • 5 SW MIDWAY - 0.25 in.
 • 1 N RUIDOSO - 0.15 in.

The Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction!

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