Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

Lat: 36.45°NLon: 105.67°WElev: 7090ft.

A Few Clouds

66°F

19°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed W 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 7:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Taos NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Taos NM
 36.42°N 105.58°W (Elev. 6972 ft)
5:12 pm MDT May 24, 2016
8pm MDT May 24, 2016-6pm MDT May 31, 2016
 
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