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Severe Thunderstorm Threats and Areas of Heavy Rain This Week

A weather system producing areas of heavy rain will slowly move northeast along the east coast into mid-week. Meanwhile, a new weather system may produce severe thunderstorms potentially containing large hail, damaging winds, and isolated tornadoes in the Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain and flash flooding may also develop Wednesday for the Mississippi Valley and Upper Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

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

Mostly Cloudy and Windy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed W 40 G 49 mph
Barometer 29.48 in (991.9 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 25 Apr 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSW Lakewood NM

High Wind Warning until April 26, 03:00am
Red Flag Warning until April 25, 09:00pm
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High Wind Warning
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until April 26, 03:00am
    Red Flag Warning until April 25, 09:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Strong and damaging winds, with a west wind around 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Damaging
    Winds

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Strong and damaging winds, with a west wind 35 to 45 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Damaging
    Winds

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Very windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Very Windy

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Strong and damaging winds, with a west wind around 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Strong and damaging winds, with a west wind 35 to 45 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Very windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Windy.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSW Lakewood NM
 32.56°N 104.38°W (Elev. 3317 ft)
4:18 pm MDT Apr 25, 2017
4pm MDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm MDT May 2, 2017
 
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