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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

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

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 12:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Artesia NM

Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 06:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Artesia NM
 32.85°N 104.43°W (Elev. 3451 ft)
5:16 am MDT Sep 23, 2017
12pm MDT Sep 23, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 29, 2017
 
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