National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. this weekend

A Pacific storm system will continue to impact the West Coast through Sunday. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding, as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. At higher elevations, strong winds and heavy snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 20s.
  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Monday Partly cloudy. Windy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Not as cool. Highs in the 50s. West winds 10 to 20 mph increasing to northwest 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40 mph.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy. Windy. Isolated rain and snow showers in the evening...then isolated snow showers after midnight. Colder. Lows in the 20s. Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 40 mph.
  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Cooler. Highs in the upper 30s to mid 40s.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 25.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 40s.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.
  • Christmas Day Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s to mid 50s.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows in the 20s.
  • Friday Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Colder. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows 15 to 25.
  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s to lower 40s.