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Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Portions of the Great Lake States

Storms over the Great Lake States may contain heavy rain and strong winds. More thunderstorms are possible over the Desert Southwest and central Plains. High fire danger continues in the Great Basin. Very warm and humid conditions continue across the south, southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

Lat: 36.45°NLon: 105.67°WElev: 7090ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Sep 7:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Taos NMSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Labor Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Taos NMSimilar City Names
 36.39°N 105.57°W (Elev. 6965 ft)
4:13 pm MDT Sep 3, 2015
7pm MDT Sep 3, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 10, 2015
 
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