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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

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

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 25 May 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Lakewood NM

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Lakewood NM
 32.54°N 104.38°W (Elev. 3254 ft)
5:28 am MDT May 25, 2015
12pm MDT May 25, 2015-6pm MDT May 31, 2015
 
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