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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Los Alamos Airport (KLAM)

Lat: 35.88°NLon: 106.26°WElev: 6801ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 4:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Los Alamos NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Los Alamos NM
 35.9°N 106.3°W (Elev. 7198 ft)
4:18 pm MDT Aug 21, 2017
4pm MDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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