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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Raton Municipal - Crews Field Airport (KRTN)

Lat: 36.74°NLon: 104.5°WElev: 6354ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 8:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Raton NM

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Raton NM
 36.94°N 104.39°W (Elev. 8031 ft)
4:51 am MDT Aug 19, 2017
9am MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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