Our Break From Spring Like Weather Is Over - Winter Has Returned.
Sierra Blanca Peak At Sunset Friday, February 19, 2016. Regional Radar @ 9:31 MST This Morning. NWS Precipitation Analysis As Of 5 AM MST This Morning. 24-Hour Rainfall Totals As Of 9 AM MST This Morning. 24-Hour Lightning Strike Summary As Of 9:30 AM MST This Morning. 24-Hour Reported Peak Wind Gusts. As Of 9 AM MST This Morning. As of 9 AM MST this morning a mid-upper level low was centered near Wichita Falls, Texas with a trough of low pressure and embedded disturbances located over New Mexico behind the storm. This is the storm that has produced the snow and rain over the state since yesterday. A broken line of thunderstorms developed late yesterday afternoon across the Tularosa Basin and extended northeastward into northeastern New Mexico. This line of storms moved southeastward along and ahead of a cold front and into southeastern New Mexico early yesterday evening, producing frequent cloud to ground lightning strikes, light to moder