Area receives first measurable snow in almost a year

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Kyle Logan, 10, makes a snowball Wednesday outside his home on Lore Street. Kyle and his older sister, Mattea, said they were outside all afternoon in the snow. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Jean Verlich: CNJ news editor The calendar said spring but old man winter wasn’t cooperating. Curry and Roosevelt counties were hit Wednesday […]

Cool spell a welcome bit of relief

By Janet Bresenham On Sunday afternoon, Clovis and Curry County residents finally experienced a slight break in the weather, with a cloud cover that brought sprinkles of rain and cooler temperatures. After days of unrelenting, triple-digit temperatures and sweltering summer sun, the cool-off provided welcome relief. According to the National Weather Service in Albuquerque, Sunday’s […]

Area placed under tornado watch

By Jack King The National Weather Service called the first tornado watch of the season for Curry and Roosevelt counties at 3:55 p.m. Tuesday, based on observations of wind speed, temperatures and instability in low levels of the atmosphere, said Jess Michalski, a meteorologist at the weather service’s Albuquerque office. But, Michalski said, no tornadoes […]