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Critical Fire Weather Conditions from Great Basin to Northern Rockies

Parts of the western U.S. will return to dry and windy conditions on Wednesday which will lead to the potential for rapid fire spread. There are numerous ongoing wildfires in this part of the country. Red Flag Warnings are in effect for portions of several states including California, Nevada, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Los Alamos, Los Alamos Airport (KLAM)

Lat: 35.88°NLon: 106.27°WElev: 7172ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Sep 6:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Los Alamos Airport NM

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Labor Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Los Alamos Airport NM
 35.88°N 106.3°W (Elev. 7198 ft)
4:13 am MDT Sep 2, 2015
6am MDT Sep 2, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 8, 2015
 
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