Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 61 kts.
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area EDDY
WFO MAF
Begin Date 08/26/2012 14:09:00 MST-7
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth NE
Begin Location CARLSBAD
Begin Lat/Lon 32.44/-104.21
End Date 08/26/2012 14:10:00 MST-7
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A region of lift was over the area as a result of an upper level trough located over the southern plains. Moisture in all levels of the atmosphere was good, and there was decent surface heating to create instability needed for thunderstorms.
Event Narrative A thunderstorm developed over Eddy County and produced a 70 mph wind gust two miles northeast of Carlsbad.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARLSBAD EDDY CO. NM 08/26/2012 14:09 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K