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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

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

Light Rain and Windy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 17%
Wind Speed SW 37 G 45 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1000.1 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 23 Feb 9:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Lakewood NM

Fire Weather Watch February 24, 10:00am until February 24, 07:00pm
Red Flag Warning until February 23, 07:00pm
High Wind Warning until February 23, 05:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Red Flag Warning
High Wind Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until February 23, 07:00pm
    High Wind Warning until February 23, 05:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 78. Strong and damaging winds, with a west wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Damaging
    Winds

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 78. Strong and damaging winds, with a west wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Lakewood NM
 32.54°N 104.38°W (Elev. 3255 ft)
5:17 am MST Feb 23, 2017
10am MST Feb 23, 2017-6pm MST Mar 1, 2017
 
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