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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

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

Fog/Mist

18°C

64°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 9 km/h
Barometer 29.99 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 8 km
Last update 28 May 5:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Carlsbad NM

  • Overnight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 33 °C

  • Thursday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 33 °CFalling Temperatures

  • Thursday
    Night

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °CRising Temperatures

  • Friday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 34 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 1. South wind around 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 34 by 5am. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind around 15 km/h.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Carlsbad NM
 32.41°N 104.23°W (Elev. 954 m)
5:28 am MDT May 28, 2015
4am MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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