Severe weather hits NM

Tornado in Clovis NM submitted by Nikki M Payne via Facebook
Storm clouds in Clovis NM submitted by Nikki M Payne via Facebook

COLFAX COUNTY, N.M (KRQE) – Severe weather warnings were issued for several northeastern New Mexico areas by the National Weather Service Friday.

A tornado warning was issued for Quay County and west central Union county according to the National Weather Service. The warning was in place until 5:45 p.m. Friday

The NWS also issued a tornado for Mora and Harding Counties after a funnel cloud was spotted one mile east Farley which is in Harding County.

Roosevelt County experienced some severe weather after a Tornado warning was issued until 7:15 Friday evening.

The NWS issued a warning for Curry County until 6:15 p.m. after a funnel cloud was spotted north of Cannon Air Force Base. Curry county tornado warning will expire at 5:45 p.m.

Union County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were on patrol and there have been no reports of damage or injuries due to the storm.

As the storms subsided a tornado watch was in effect until 9:00 p.m. Friday. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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