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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed W 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 17 Nov 3:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W White Sands NM

Red Flag Warning until November 17, 05:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until November 17, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Fri

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 78. Windy, with a west wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 16 to 21 mph becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 62. East wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. East southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 78. Windy, with a west wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 16 to 21 mph becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62. East wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. East southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 11 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W White Sands NM
 32.38°N 106.54°W (Elev. 5036 ft)
1:06 pm MST Nov 17, 2017
3pm MST Nov 17, 2017-6pm MST Nov 23, 2017
 
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