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Severe weather, flash flooding across parts of central U.S

Severe thunderstorms will continue into Tuesday morning across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Jul 7:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W White Sands NM

  • Today

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East southeast wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W White Sands NM
 32.38°N 106.54°W (Elev. 5036 ft)
2:34 am MDT Jul 7, 2015
8am MDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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