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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

Lat: 32.29°NLon: 106.92°WElev: 4455ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 23 Mar 6:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

Wind Advisory March 23, 12:00pm until March 23, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning March 23, 12:00pm until March 23, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers after noon.  Areas of blowing dust after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Windy, with a southwest wind 8 to 18 mph increasing to 27 to 37 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 36 mph decreasing to 16 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy
    then Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Windy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 16 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light west northwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers after noon. Areas of blowing dust after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Windy, with a southwest wind 8 to 18 mph increasing to 27 to 37 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 36 mph decreasing to 16 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Windy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 16 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 14 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light west northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 4140 ft)
5:56 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
6am MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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