Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch March 7, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

More Storms Move Into the Pacific Northwest and California

More storms will move into the Pacific Northwest and California over the next several days. Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds are expected; however the threat of widespread flooding is not as high as last week. Elsewhere, periods of heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue across the central Gulf region, lower Mississippi Valley and eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

Lat: 32.34°NLon: 104.26°WElev: 3294ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 3:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Whites City NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Sunny and
    Very Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Windy.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Windy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Windy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Windy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Windy.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Whites City NM
 32.17°N 104.46°W (Elev. 4400 ft)
4:16 pm MST Jan 17, 2017
4pm MST Jan 17, 2017-6pm MST Jan 24, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database