Category Archives: Storms

… and Rain! 7_21

Finally had a big downpour last week that gave us about 2 inches. After, I hiked over the greenbelt to try to find spadefoot toads which come out after the rains to party. I can always hear them but I … Continue reading

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Rain and sunset 6_29_21

So while the Pacific Northwest is suffering record heat, we are experiencing cool wet weather. We didn’t get a lot of inches of rain… but it lasted all day. And I think the video shows the atmospheric instability that’s caused … Continue reading

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Cloud medley for Labor Day weekend 2021

I’ve been meaning to post this collection of cloud formations from a few weeks back. Thanks to my membership in the Cloud Appreciation Society, I’m now able to mis-identify more clouds than before! Hopefully, I’m not too far off. The … Continue reading

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Santa Fe storm 5_22_21

Wild weather in the City Different and much needed rain.

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Rain… glorious rain! 5_3_21

After months of “exceptional drought”, we finally had a break with a nice storm that passed through. Got about a half inch… and a nice sunset to boot!

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St. Paddy’s Day Snow 3_17_21

Woke up to a nice coat of wet snow. All gone by lunchtime!

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Timelapse Winter clouds 2_17_21

Another storm is getting ready to come on in and the clouds over the Sangres are roiling!

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Snow and sunset 1_16_21 pt. 2

The sun broke out in the afternoon as the storm was moving out and it’s always nice with the crisp colors against the snow. Also had a short but vivid sunset.

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Winter storm 2_16_21

A good 2 – 3 inches so far and it’s still snowing lightly. Lots of birds at the feeder and bird bath. A welcome storm for us in New Mexico but those in Texas suffering with Arctic cold and power … Continue reading

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Storm 2_13_21

Big Winter storm coming in! Let’s hope it brings lots of moisture.

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