Grasshoppers Invade Albuquerque, New Mexico

National Weather Service says the swarms are so dense they show up on radar.
1:07 | 06/02/14

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Meteorologists were confused so they called in the radar professionals who were equally baffled what why is that green blob drifting over Albuquerque, New Mexico we really -- we actually thought that the radar was broke. So we had our technicians go out there a couple times he couldn't find anything wrong so we -- called. The national radar depot in Oklahoma. Would be experts in Oklahoma answered with a question they want to know if Albuquerque has an insect problem. And as it turns out. -- you they're green -- was radars spotting thousands. Grasshoppers flying a thousand feet high well above the -- tallest buildings. Allies of the city's worst infestation in twenty years the cause. A winner drought meant a -- killed by rain and cold they are hatched another fly -- -- people's faces their windshields speed up their plants. -- for the folks at regime for insecticides. Experts say don't spot the grasshoppers are too fast. So the -- people Albuquerque will just have to wait for the cycle to end.

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