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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

Lat: 32.85°NLon: 104.46°WElev: 3514ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 8:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Artesia NM

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Artesia NM
 32.85°N 104.43°W (Elev. 3451 ft)
5:17 am MDT Aug 19, 2017
8am MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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