Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.00 in.
County/Area CHAVES
Report Source Trained Spotter
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-09-30 16:43:00.0 MST-7
Begin Location 2ESE BOAZ
Begin Lat/Lon 33.73/-103.93
End Date 2012-09-30 16:47:00.0 MST-7
End Location 2ESE BOAZ
End Lat/Lon 33.73/-103.93
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 The core of a high pressure ridge aloft was situated west of New Mexico while a trough of lower pressure was located to the east of the state. The resultant northerly flow aloft over New Mexico forced a surface back door cold front into northeast areas of the state that eventually backed up along the east slopes of the northern mountains. Low level east to west or up-slope flow aided shower and thunderstorm activity. Isolated showers and thunderstorms developed over the eastern slopes of the central and northern during the afternoon with a few strong to severe storms developing later in the evening near the Texas border.
Event Narrative Hail lasted for roughly ten minutes with hail ranging from dime to quarter sized.


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
BOAZ CHAVES CO. NM 09/30/2012 16:43 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K