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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

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

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1003.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 20 Jan 1:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Lakewood NM

Wind Advisory January 20, 09:00am until January 20, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Very windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Very windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Very Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Very windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Very windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Lakewood NM
 32.54°N 104.38°W (Elev. 3255 ft)
4:16 pm MST Jan 19, 2017
2am MST Jan 20, 2017-6pm MST Jan 26, 2017
 
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