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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

4°C

39°F

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed W 28 G 39 km/h
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint -12°C (10°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-1°C (30°F)
Last update 24 Feb 3:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

Fire Weather Watch February 24, 12:00pm until February 24, 05:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 2. West wind around 21 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. West wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h increasing to 29 to 39 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. West wind 16 to 26 km/h decreasing to 5 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southwest wind 14 to 24 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 2. West wind around 21 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. West wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h increasing to 29 to 39 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. West wind 16 to 26 km/h decreasing to 5 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southwest wind 14 to 24 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
9:05 pm MST Feb 23, 2017
3am MST Feb 24, 2017-6pm MST Mar 2, 2017
 
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