Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

38°C

101°F

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed E 9 km/h
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (96°F)
Last update 24 Jul 2:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 41. East wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 41 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. East southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 38. East wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 38 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. East southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind 10 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East wind 10 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. East southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 41. East wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. East southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny and hot, with a high near 38. East wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. East southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind 10 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East wind 10 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. East southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
12:14 pm MDT Jul 24, 2016
2pm MDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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