Arctic Air Grips NM - Winter Storm Approaching From California.
Blog Updated @ 4:35 PM MST Today. Glazing from light freezing drizzle and light freezing fog at the Red Hills Gas Plant (Agave Energy Co) this morning. Located 21 miles WNW of Jal, NM, in Lea Co, at MM32 on St Hwy 128. Snow packed roads in Carlsbad, NM this morning. A layer of black ice lies underneath the snow on local roads and highways in and around Carlsbad. Extremely slick conditions exists. We now have 11/2" of snow on the ground at our home here in NW Carlsbad. Potent Closed 500 MB Low Headed To NM. Water Vapor Satellite Image @ 9:15 AM MST This Morning. GFS 500 MB Closed Low @ 12Z/5 AM MST This Morning. Temperatures & Wind Chill's @ 8 AM MST This Morning. Temperatures @ 3 PM MST Today. Reported Low Temps This Morning. Snow Depth This Morning. GFS (T1534) Snowfall Forecast. Valid @ 18Z/11 AM MST Saturday, Jan 2, 2015. Courtesy Of NWS El Paso. Arctic air grips most of New