Winter storm could bring heavy snow to New Mexico

Kira Miner: Morning Forecast | Jan. 3, 2024

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A winter storm watch is in effect in anticipation of moderate to heavy snow in New Mexico as Wednesday turns into Thursday.

The storm will roll in late Wednesday. Then, by just after peak morning traffic time Thursday, snow will likely begin in the Albuquerque metro and the Santa Fe area.

Snowfall could potentially exceed an inch per hour between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday across parts of New Mexico.

Will your area be affected? Meteorologist Kira Miner shares more details in her full forecast in the video above.