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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Raton Municipal - Crews Field Airport (KRTN)

Lat: 36.74°NLon: 104.5°WElev: 6354ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 3:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Raton NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Raton NM
 36.91°N 104.45°W (Elev. 6821 ft)
3:31 am MDT Aug 21, 2017
4am MDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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