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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

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

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1002.7 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Sep 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Carlsbad North NM

Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 06:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Carlsbad North NM
 32.5°N 104.24°W (Elev. 3159 ft)
4:19 pm MDT Sep 23, 2017
4pm MDT Sep 23, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 30, 2017
 
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