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More Snow for the Western U.S. and Great Lakes; Rain Returns to the Gulf Coast Region

Coastal rain and mountain/inland snow showers will move back onto the west coast. More of the Intermountain West will likely be affected over the next few days. Elsewhere, moisture will increase over Texas and the Deep South. Locally heavy rainfall and minor flooding will be possible. High fire danger will continue in the southern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Overcast and Windy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed W 31 G 41 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 2:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W White Sands NM

Wind Advisory until February 26, 07:00pm
Red Flag Warning until February 26, 05:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 26, 07:00pm
    Red Flag Warning until February 26, 05:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Windy, with a west wind around 33 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Windy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 36 to 41 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 38 mph decreasing to 14 to 24 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North northeast wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Windy, with a west wind around 33 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tuesday
Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 36 to 41 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 38 mph decreasing to 14 to 24 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North northeast wind around 11 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W White Sands NM
 32.38°N 106.54°W (Elev. 5036 ft)
12:42 pm MST Feb 26, 2017
2pm MST Feb 26, 2017-6pm MST Mar 4, 2017
 
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