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Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Portions of the Great Lake States

Storms over the Great Lake States may contain heavy rain and strong winds. More thunderstorms are possible over the Desert Southwest and central Plains. High fire danger continues in the Great Basin. Very warm and humid conditions continue across the south, southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albuquerque, Albuquerque International Airport (KABQ)

Lat: 35.04°NLon: 106.61°WElev: 5351ft.

Mostly Cloudy

24°C

75°F

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed S 13 km/h
Barometer 30.10 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 3 Sep 11:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Albuquerque NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming east 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. East wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming east 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. East wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Labor Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Albuquerque NM
 35.11°N 106.64°W (Elev. 1521 m)
4:13 pm MDT Sep 3, 2015
11pm MDT Sep 3, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 10, 2015
 
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