My Blog Archive

Show more

Translate

So You Think Winter Is Over In NM Huh?

(As Of 7 AM MST).




Valid @ 5 AM MST  Next Tuesday.

GFS (T1534).

Canadian (GEM).

European (ECMWF).

New Mexico's next bout with winter appears to be coming Sunday into the middle of next week. A deep trough of low pressure (at the 500 millibar level or roughly the 18,000' level as depicted by the forecast maps above) will dive southward into the state by Tuesday morning. Whether or not this trough tries to close off and form a closed or cut off low over the area remains to be seen. Should this happen then a prolonged period of colder and snowier weather would occur over the Land of Enchantment and nearby areas.  

(GFS (T1534).

Valid @ 5 PM MST Monday.

Valid @ 11 PM MST Monday Night.

Valid @ 5 AM MST Tuesday.

Valid @ 5 AM MST Next Tuesday.

GFS (1534).

Canadian (GEM).

Total Snowfall Forecasts.
Valid @ 5 AM MST Next Tuesday.

GFS (1534).

Canadian (GEM).

Remember that the models are only a guide, an outline of what will happen with our next storm. Sometimes they are wrong, really wrong, and we've seen that a couple of times this winter. Too be fair sometimes they are dead on and we've also seen this occur this winter.

Mother nature will remind New Mexican's that she is not done hurling chunks of cold air and snow at us beginning Sunday night. I strongly suspect given the upper level pattern this winter that this next storm will have some surprises for us. Forecast high temperatures in southeastern New Mexico for Monday indicate the low-mid 70's. Tuesday's highs the upper 30's to the mid 40's. As I've mentioned before Mother Nature seems to be suffering from bi-polar fits this winter. More later.

The Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction!

Comments

NWS Watch/Warning/Hazards Map

NWS Watch/Warning/Hazards Map
Click On The Map To Go To The Live Link.

Chaves County Watches & Warnings

Eddy County Watches & Warnings

Culberson County - Guadalupe Mountains & Pass Watches & Warnings

Lea County Watches & Warnings

Lincoln County Watches & Warnings

Otero County Watches & Warnings

NWS Midland Regional Forecast

NWS Albuquerque Regional Forecasts.

NWS Lubbock Regional Forecasts.

NWS El Paso/Santa Teresa Regional Forecasts.

Regional Radar

Regional Radar
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

National Radar

National Radar
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

CoCoRaHS Daily Rainfall Map

Current Temperatures

Current Temperatures
Click On The Map To Go To The Live Link

Current Wind Chill & Heat Index

Current Wind Chill & Heat Index
Click On The Map To Go To The Live Link

Cloudcroft Live Webcam

The Watchers » Seismic activity

The Watchers » Volcanoes

United States Weather Group

Pageviews Since June 2010.