Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

Lat: 32.29°NLon: 106.92°WElev: 4455ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 26 Jul 9:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 99. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 99. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 4140 ft)
3:11 am MDT Jul 26, 2016
10am MDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm MDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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