Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

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

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.63 in (998.9 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 28 Apr 7:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Lakewood NM

Red Flag Warning April 29, 11:00am until April 29, 09:00pm
Red Flag Warning until April 28, 09:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
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    Red Flag Warning until April 28, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Thu

    Red Flag Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Lakewood NM
 32.54°N 104.38°W (Elev. 3255 ft)
4:16 pm MDT Apr 28, 2016
8pm MDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm MDT May 5, 2016
 
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