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Local Studies

    Next Generation Satellite RGB Dust Imagery Leads to Operational Changes at NWS Albuquerque
    A Climatology of High Wind Warning Events for Northern and Central New Mexico - Todd Shoemake
    High Terrain Supercell within a Mid-Tropospheric Ridge on 02 October 2010 (pdf) - Todd Shoemake
    Analysis of Thermal Inversions across the Albuquerque Metro Area (pdf) - Brian Guyer
    East Wind Events at Double Eagle II Aiport (pdf) - David Craft
    Predicting Severe Hail for the Southern High Plains and West Texas (pdf) - Daniel Porter
 

Climate

    1941: The Wettest Year in New Mexico Observational History
    La Niña and New Mexico Winter and Spring Precipitation
    El Niño and New Mexico Winter and Spring Precipitation
    Balloon Fiesta Climatology and Weather Patterns Associated with the "Albuquerque Box"
 

Seasonal

    100 Degree Weather Facts for Albuquerque and Other New Mexico Sites 
    Spring Freeze Dates for New Mexico
    Fall Freeze Dates for New Mexico
    Spring Equinox
    Summer Solstice
    North American Monsoon Highlights
    Albuquerque Dewpoint Tracker Archive
    Fall Equinox
    Dates of First Snowfall
    Winter Solstice
    New Mexico Snow: Up Close!
    White Christmas Probabilities for Selected New Mexico Cities
    Spring Snowmelt Runoff
 

Fire Weather

    Dry Thunderstorms - Brent Wachter
    Wildfire Fuels - Brent Wachter
 

Local Interest

    Heat Bursts
    Altocumulus Standing Lenticular Clouds - Kerry Jones
    East Wind Storms in the Albuquerque Area (pdf) - Michael Ford
 

Significant Events

    Recipe for Heavy Rain: September 2010
     NWS ABQ - 2013 September Flooding