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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.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1005.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Sep 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SSW Lakewood NM

Flash Flood Watch September 23, 12:00pm until September 24, 06:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SSW Lakewood NM
 32.52°N 104.38°W (Elev. 3301 ft)
5:16 am MDT Sep 23, 2017
11am MDT Sep 23, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 29, 2017
 
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