Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

Lat: 36.45°NLon: 105.67°WElev: 7090ft.

Mostly Cloudy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 6 Dec 1:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Taos NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Taos NM
 36.37°N 105.57°W (Elev. 7100 ft)
5:11 am MST Dec 6, 2016
1pm MST Dec 6, 2016-6pm MST Dec 12, 2016
 
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