Carlsbad, NM (88220)

6:02 PM MDT on May 22, 2017 (GMT -0600)
2.1 NNW Downtown Carlsbad, NM | | Change Station

Elev 3158 ft 32.43 °N, 104.25 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
79.4 °F
Feels Like 80 °F
N
11.0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 22.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 52%
Rainfall 0.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:54 AM 7:53 PM
Waning Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KATS 222355Z AUTO 17012KT 10SM VCTS CLR 24/13 A2988 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E-S
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 52%
Rainfall 0.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:54 AM 7:53 PM
Waning Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KATS 222355Z AUTO 17012KT 10SM VCTS CLR 24/13 A2988 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E-S

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 5:54 PM MDT May. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 615 PM MDT
for southwestern Eddy County...

At 554 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles southwest
of Seven Rivers Airport, or 21 miles west of Carlsbad, moving east at
20 mph.

Hazard... Golf Ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... people and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
         damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind
         damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Carlsbad, Avalon, Living Desert State Park, Seven Rivers Airport,
Brantley Lake State Park, Seven Rivers, Carlsbad north, Whites City,
Lakewood, Lincoln National Forest, Carlsbad Caverns National Park,
Cavern City Air Terminal and Lake Avalon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 3250 10473 3259 10464 3267 10412 3214 10433
      3230 10482
time... Mot... loc 2354z 291deg 17kt 3246 10460

Hail... 1.75in
wind... 60mph


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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 5:43 PM MDT May. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 255 remains in effect until 800 PM MDT
for the following locations


Nm
. New Mexico counties included are

Chaves Curry De Baca
eddy Guadalupe Lea
Quay Roosevelt




Special Statement
Issued: 6:00 PM MDT May. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for east central eddy and southern
Lea counties until 645 PM MDT...

At 559 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 14
miles southeast of halfway, or 24 miles west of Eunice, moving
southeast at 10 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Eunice, Oil Center, halfway and Eunice Airport.

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 800 PM MDT for
southeastern New Mexico.

Lat... Lon 3227 10390 3259 10386 3255 10312 3220 10315
time... Mot... loc 2359z 298deg 8kt 3240 10357


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600 PM MDT Mon may 22 2017

... Significant weather advisory for east central eddy and southern
Lea counties until 645 PM MDT...

At 559 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 14
miles southeast of halfway, or 24 miles west of Eunice, moving
southeast at 10 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Eunice, Oil Center, halfway and Eunice Airport.

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 800 PM MDT for
southeastern New Mexico.

Lat... Lon 3227 10390 3259 10386 3255 10312 3220 10315
time... Mot... loc 2359z 298deg 8kt 3240 10357


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