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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 >

Current conditions at

El Paso, El Paso International Airport (KELP)

Lat: 31.81°NLon: 106.38°WElev: 3957ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 8:51 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

El Paso TX

Flash Flood Watch until August 21, 06:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until August 21, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 84. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
El Paso TX
 31.86°N 106.44°W (Elev. 3944 ft)
1:31 am MDT Aug 20, 2017
9am MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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