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Heat Wave in Central U.S.

Dangerous heat will continue in the Nation's mid-section on Tuesday. Combined with high humidity, this will lead to Heat Index temperatures ranging from 100 to 110 degrees Fahrenheit across parts of the Plains and mid-South. Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect. If you must be outside, slow down and drink plenty of water.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County Municipal Airport (KSAF)

Lat: 35.61°NLon: 106.1°WElev: 6345ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 3:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Cochiti Lake NM

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Cochiti Lake NM
 35.65°N 106.33°W (Elev. 5472 ft)
3:39 am MDT Jul 28, 2015
4am MDT Jul 28, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 3, 2015
 
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