Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Truth Or Consequences, Truth Or Consequences Municipal Airport (KTCS)

Lat: 33.24°NLon: 107.27°WElev: 4849ft.

Fair

19°C

67°F

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed E 7 km/h
Barometer 1015.4 mb (30.24 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 29 Jun 2:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Elephant Butte NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. East northeast wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Light southeast wind becoming south 16 to 21 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. South southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming northeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. East northeast wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Light southeast wind becoming south 16 to 21 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. South southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Elephant Butte NM
 33.12°N 107.24°W (Elev. 1322 m)
1:45 pm MDT Jun 28, 2016
3am MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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