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Severe Storms Forecast: 4/19/18

Follow up from yesterday:  no severe reports received.

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Marginal Risk today for parts of western New Mexico, including Rio Rancho (my home!).  405 more words

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Severe Storms Forecast: 4/18/18

Follow up from yesterday:  a handful of wind and hail reports.

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a “No Severe Storms Forecasted” statement about today’s threat.  264 more words

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Severe Storms Forecast: 4/17/18

Follow up from yesterday:  1 wind report.

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a “No Severe Storms Forecasted” statement about today’s threat.  There is very little severe threat. 273 more words

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What Caused Sunday's Tornado?

On Sunday, April 15th, 2018 a tornado touched down at 6:16 pm EDT in Coventry Township, Ohio. This EF-1 Tornado had an estimated maximum wind speed of 90 mph and was only 25 yards wide. 942 more words

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Severe Storms Forecast: 4/16/18

Follow up from yesterday:  18 tornadoes reported from Virginia to Florida.  Details are still coming in about several large, damaging tornadoes, including ones in Greensboro, NC, and Lynchburg, VA. 289 more words

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Severe Storms Forecast: 4/15/18

Follow up from yesterday:  2 tornadoes and many wind reports.  This is typical of squall lines- lots of wind and a brief embedded tornado or two. 599 more words

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Satellite Image of the Week #15

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows a strong Mesoscale Convective Complex (MCC) ahead of a trough and a cold front.  There is a tall overshooting top in southern Louisiana, marking an especially intense updraft. 48 more words

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