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Severe weather expected in the Southern Plains on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a Moderate Risk of severe weather (next-to-highest threat level) in the Southern Plains on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in north Texas and central Oklahoma, including the Oklahoma City metro area. Numerous severe thunderstorms with very large hail, tornadoes, and damaging winds are expected into the late evening hours. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed W 17 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Mar 5:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces Intl Airport NM

Red Flag Warning until March 26, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until March 26, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 13 to 18 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Light west wind becoming southwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers after noon.  Patchy blowing dust after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 13 to 18 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light west wind becoming southwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers after noon. Patchy blowing dust after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light west northwest wind becoming west southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces Intl Airport NM
 32.29°N 106.78°W (Elev. 3894 ft)
12:22 pm MDT Mar 26, 2017
5pm MDT Mar 26, 2017-6pm MDT Apr 2, 2017
 
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