Up to 24,000 New Mexicans are experiencing natural gas outages as various utility companies are unable to keep up with the high demand for increased power and fuel due to sub zero temperatures. Emergency shelters have been set up throughout the state, with accommodations for families without heat.
As a result, UNM and UNM Foundation will both be closed tomorrow. What a week it has been! I'm looking forward to staying home, keeping warm, and getting some long over-due tasks checked off my to-do list.