The great Socorro snowstorm of 2015-12-27

The 16 inches we got on this date tie for the all-time record for one storm in Socorro. It start snowing on 12-26. These photos were taken the next morning about 10am. It continued to snow for several hours.

Bird feeder showing drifts Bird feeder showing ruler

These photos show the accumulation of snow on top of my birdseed container. The ruler reads just over 15".

My house from the west

View of my buried cars, house and yard from the west.

Martinic's vehicle rank Martinic's house

View of the house across the street, my neighbors the Martinics, who missed all this. One of those rare times when the weather in Socorro was worse than Flagstaff, where they spent the holiday.