Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 2.15 Miles
-- Width 35 Yards
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area DE BACA
WFO ABQ
Begin Date 08/17/2008 18:40:00 MST-7
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth SSE
Begin Location GUADALUPE
Begin Lat/Lon 34.49/-104.42
End Date 08/17/2008 18:46:00 MST-7
End Range 6
End Azimuth ENE
End Location EVANOLA
End Lat/Lon 34.47/-104.39
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative An upper low over Colorado provided adequate wind shear and instability to produce a severe weather outbreak across central and eastern sections of New Mexico. Several of the storms became tornadic while others produced large hail, damaging winds and flooding rain.
Event Narrative A tornado touched down near Highway 60 west of Fort Sumner.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 1.037M 0.00K
NAMBE SANTA FE CO. NM 08/17/2008 12:28 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DES MOINES UNION CO. NM 08/17/2008 14:20 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOS LUNAS VALENCIA CO. NM 08/17/2008 15:11 MST-7 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TESUQUE SANTA FE CO. NM 08/17/2008 15:17 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BELEN VALENCIA CO. NM 08/17/2008 15:23 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 1.000M 0.00K
BELEN VALENCIA CO. NM 08/17/2008 15:25 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
GLORIETA SANTA FE CO. NM 08/17/2008 15:40 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CANYONCITO SANTA FE CO. NM 08/17/2008 15:40 MST-7 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BELEN VALENCIA CO. NM 08/17/2008 15:45 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLAYTON UNION CO. NM 08/17/2008 16:19 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TURN VALENCIA CO. NM 08/17/2008 16:41 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
VILLANUEVA SAN MIGUEL CO. NM 08/17/2008 17:10 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POLVADERA SOCORRO CO. NM 08/17/2008 17:44 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PUERTO DE LUNA GUADALUPE CO. NM 08/17/2008 17:48 MST-7 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PUERTO DE LUNA GUADALUPE CO. NM 08/17/2008 18:20 MST-7 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SANTA ROSA GUADALUPE CO. NM 08/17/2008 18:34 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GUADALUPE DE BACA CO. NM 08/17/2008 18:35 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GUADALUPE DE BACA CO. NM 08/17/2008 18:40 MST-7 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FT SUMNER DE BACA CO. NM 08/17/2008 18:56 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BINGHAM SOCORRO CO. NM 08/17/2008 19:10 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 51 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EVANOLA DE BACA CO. NM 08/17/2008 19:20 MST-7 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AGUDO DE BACA CO. NM 08/17/2008 19:35 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OSCURO LINCOLN CO. NM 08/17/2008 19:40 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 63 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FLOYD ROOSEVELT CO. NM 08/17/2008 21:10 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FLOYD ROOSEVELT CO. NM 08/17/2008 21:50 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POE CHAVES CO. NM 08/17/2008 23:10 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.037M 0.00K