Motorists proceed cautiously along Main Street in downtown Roswell during heavy snowfall, Thursday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)
National Weather Service in Albuquerque issued a winter weather advisory around 7:30 a.m. Thursday, predicting significant snowfall and bitterly cold temperatures.
According to its website, arctic air combined with an approaching storm system resulted in widespread snowfall across southern and eastern New Mexico.
The advisory stated that snows should move out of the area Thursday night, but forecasters expected considerable impact in Login to read more