Tornado

Radar blind spot exposes Cortez to undetected, dangerous storms

Four Corners residents live in a National Weather Service blind spot that hides dangerous storm conditions and compromises water supply forecasts.“We can’t forecast what we can’t see, whether it’s...

DATE: June 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Reader spots funnel cloud in La Plata County

By Ann Butler Herald Staff Writer While it wasn't "Sharknado," a sighting of a funnel cloud did take place Tuesday morning in La Plata County. Herald reader Anthony Lopez sent in a photo he shot...

DATE: May 6, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Is it a tornado sighting?

While it wasn’t “Sharknado,” a sighting of a funnel cloud did take place in La Plata County on Tuesday morning. Herald reader Anthony Lopez sent in a photo he shot mid-morning. “Just wanted to...

DATE: May 5, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News