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Severe weather possible across central Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains. The areas at greatest risk are southeastern Wyo., northeastern Colo. and the Neb. Panhandle, where very large hail and tornadoes are possible, as well as southern Neb. and northern Kan., where large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Artesia, Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

Lat: 32.85°NLon: 104.47°WElev: 3540ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 3 Jun 9:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Artesia Municipal Airport NM

  • Today

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 97. Light south wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Artesia Municipal Airport NM
 32.85°N 104.46°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
5:28 am MDT Jun 3, 2015
10am MDT Jun 3, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 9, 2015
 
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