My Blog Archive

Show more

Translate

Two Brief Tornadoes South Of Artesia, NM - Sunday, June 8, 2014.


By far this is the biggest hail stone I've seen yet.
Courtesy of Paulette Boyce who lives on south 13th St, south of Artesia, NM. 


My wife (Diane) and I went storm chasing this past Sunday, June 8, 2014. We observed two brief tornadoes south of Artesia, New Mexico during one of the biggest severe weather outbreaks in years.

 The first tornado touched down 4 miles south-southwest of Artesia...or 2 miles west of the intersection of South 13TH St. & Blevins Rd at 6:16 PM MDT. 

The second tornado touched down 8 miles south of Artesia just west of US Hwy 285 near Kincaid Rd at 6:28 PM MDT. It was on the ground for at least one minute maybe a couple more.

This supercell thunderstorm produced an enormous amount of golf ball to grapefruit size hail from Artesia to south of Carlsbad. Please visit the link below to view my blog with more photos of that hail.


The Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction! 

 My Web Page Is Best Viewed With Google Chrome.

Comments

Forecasts.

Forecasts.

Forecasts.

Eddy County Watches & Warnings

Chaves County Watches & Warnings

Lea County Watches & Warnings

Lincoln County Watches & Warnings

Otero County Watches & Warnings

Culberson County - Guadalupe Mountains & Pass Watches & Warnings

Current Temperatures

Current Wind Chill & Heat Index

Regional Radar

Regional Radar
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

National Radar

National Radar
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

The Watchers » Seismic activity

The Watchers » Volcanoes

United States Weather Group

Pageviews Since June 2010.