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Monday, June 20, 2022

A Little Precip (Very Little)

Tortugas and the Organ Mountains
For much of the morning yesterday it seemed as if it could start raining at any moment; it didn't.  Late afternoon got sunny, and precipitation didn't begin until about 10:30 p.m.  It never rained hard nor for long.

Due to clouds and high humidity this morning the temperature was noticeably cooler; we're only supposed to reach 88F today.  Prediction is that after 10:00 a.m. thunderstorms could begin.  It's 10:45 now, and nada.

We sure need the precip, but area flood warnings make us worry that it could be too much.

Western flank of Tortugas Mounains

Small mesquite in Left Branch Arroyo

The long view

Clouds over the mountains

Hill we use to exit Right Branch Arroyo (bottom)

Headless Heeler at right got bitten by an ant this morning

Last 2:  long view of Tortugas and the Organs


 

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

I really like the composition of the first photo, Tortugas and the Organ Mountains.

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