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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Mostly Cloudy

11°C

52°F

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed NW 9 km/h
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint -4°C (24°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill10°C (50°F)
Last update 26 Sep 6:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east southeast 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. East wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 34 to 39 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 15 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Windy, with an east northeast wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 29 to 34 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East wind around 14 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East southeast wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East southeast wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southeast wind around 11 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east southeast 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. East wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 34 to 39 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Windy, with an east northeast wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 29 to 34 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East wind around 14 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East southeast wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East southeast wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southeast wind around 11 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
1:46 am MDT Sep 26, 2017
6am MDT Sep 26, 2017-6pm MDT Oct 2, 2017
 
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