Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California

Critical fire weather conditions will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Unseasonably hot temperatures will contribute to this fire danger, and Heat Advisories are also in effect for portions of California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

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

Mostly Cloudy

29°C

85°F

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 1007.5 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 24 Sep 4:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Carlsbad NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. North wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 22 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 14. Northeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 16. North wind 15 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 25.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 22. North wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 14. Northeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 16. North wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Carlsbad NM
 32.41°N 104.23°W (Elev. 954 m)
4:15 pm MDT Sep 24, 2016
5pm MDT Sep 24, 2016-6pm MDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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