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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Jul 2:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 4140 ft)
1:46 pm MDT Jul 20, 2017
2pm MDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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