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After the fire, which has now been estimated at 71,000 acres, there is nothing to stabilize the sand.  Sustained winds in the 30+ mile per hour range with gusts around 60 have created a dustbowl of the entire region.  Fine … Continue reading

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April 17 Range Fire

A range fire that developed near Melrose, New Mexico Sunday morning narrowly missed the Clovis site in the afternoon.  The Mitchell Dairy appeared to be hit pretty hard but its large crews of machine operators working with the fire department … Continue reading

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