Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

Lat: 32.34°NLon: 104.26°WElev: 3294ft.

Fair and Windy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed W 31 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.71 in (1001.4 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 29 Apr 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SW Whites City NM

Wind Advisory until April 29, 06:00pm
Red Flag Warning until April 29, 09:00pm
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Wind Advisory
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    Wind Advisory until April 29, 06:00pm
    Red Flag Warning until April 29, 09:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 78. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 78. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SW Whites City NM
 32.1°N 104.48°W (Elev. 3701 ft)
2:15 pm MDT Apr 29, 2016
4pm MDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm MDT May 6, 2016
 
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