Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible across the central Plains today. Strong storms are also possible in eastern portions of New York State, Pennsylvania and southern New England. 100 degree heat continues across the southwest and builds into the Inter-mountain west.
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Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Light Drizzle

76°F

24°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 28 Jun 3:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W White Sands NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 8 to 13 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly 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)
1:45 pm MDT Jun 28, 2016
4pm MDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 4, 2016
 
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