Severe thunderstorm warning for East Central New Mexico


By QCS Staff A severe thunderstorm warning for East Central New Mexico has been issued by the National Weather Service. The severe thunderstorm will be near or south Newkirk in Guadalupe County, bordering Quay County about 3:50 p.m., the NWS said. Severe storms produce damaging winds and large hail. The NWS said move indoors and […]

Tornado watch in effect in Quay County


The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for Quay County that remains in effect until 9 p.m.The warning is in effect for extreme central Quay and southeastern Harding counties and extreme Southeastern San Miguel County, according to the NWS.At 8:21 p.m., the NWS stated that Doppler radar continued to indicate that a line […]

Weather spotters training set for March 31

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque is recruiting SKYWARN Spotters in its County Warning and Forecast Area, which includes Quay County, according to a release from the NWS.

Tornado in Logan had wind spikes up to 105 mph


by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun For the first time, officials with the National Weather Service in Albuquerque are using an “Enhanced Fujita Scale,” or the EF, to categorize the strength of tornadoes. The tornado that touched down on Friday in Logan has been determined to be an EF1, with winds estimated between 90 mph […]