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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albuquerque, Albuquerque International Airport (KABQ)

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

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed E 18 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 19 Aug 7:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Sandia Heights NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Sandia Heights NM
 35.21°N 106.45°W (Elev. 10082 ft)
4:19 pm MDT Aug 19, 2017
8pm MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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