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Old 05-23-2010, 10:39 PM
 
Location: Tejas
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Lady I work with took these
This one is taken from a Mexican restaurant in Texline (10 miles from me)

This is the same one, I think taken between Texline and Clayton.

Supposedly several touched down around the town but I have no pics/absolute proof.
This happened tonight 23rd May, 2010. Was a mad nite all round with storms. Glad its almost over.
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Old 05-23-2010, 10:52 PM
 
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Old 05-23-2010, 11:08 PM
 
Location: New Mexico U.S.A.
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Wow. That looks a bit scary!

Hope no one gets injured.


Rich
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Old 05-23-2010, 11:11 PM
 
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I've been through there many a time Brian! Yea, that tornado is huge!
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Old 05-23-2010, 11:19 PM
 
Location: Tejas
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Nobody hurt that I know of. Stayed a little bit clear of the town limits.
Heard rumor of damage at the prison but not sure yet. Ill find out when i get to work.
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Old 05-24-2010, 08:06 AM
 
Location: Ruidoso, NM
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WOW IS RIGHT!!! Thanks for posting those photos.

So how many tornadoes were sighted/confirmed? Are the photos all of the same one?

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Old 05-24-2010, 09:47 AM
 
Location: New Mexico U.S.A.
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"Thirteen tornadoes raked Colorado, New Mexico, West Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and southwestern Nebraska Sunday. In Clayton, N.M., winds picked up a cow and deposited it in a roadway with a broken leg," from Tornadoes rake northern Plains - UPI.com no more Clayon info in that report.
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Old 05-24-2010, 04:19 PM
 
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Nobody hurt that I know of. Stayed a little bit clear of the town limits.
Heard rumor of damage at the prison but not sure yet. Ill find out when i get to work.
Brian, any word about damage to the Prison? My son is there.
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Old 05-24-2010, 05:58 PM
 
Location: Tejas
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This picture is from UNM Research Center a couple of miles south of town.


So a bunch of Tornado's touched down.
Drove around and saw a big semi truck flipped over, barns torn down, sides torn off.
No damage in the City Limits.
Heard of one dude hitting a trailer house in the middle of the road.
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Old 05-24-2010, 05:59 PM
 
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Brian, any word about damage to the Prison? My son is there.
No damage to the prison at all. They did get a good view as it was fairly close.
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