Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS85 KABQ 251616
Weather Summary for Northern and Central NM
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
1016 AM MDT THU AUG 25 2016
Very isolated rain showers and thunderstorms continued through
the early morning hours over the eastern plains today. Overnight
low temperatures generally ranged from the mid 30s to 40s over
higher terrain to the 50s to mid 60s over lower terrain.
With daytime heating another round of showers and thunderstorms
are expected to develop today across the Land of Enchantment.
Favored areas of convection will be over and east of the central
mountain chain where deeper moisture is in place and an upper
level disturbance is slowly tracking to the east. Some thunderstorms
may become severe today with heavy downpours, gusty winds and
possibly hail. Afternoon highs today will generally range from the
mid 50s to 60s over higher terrain to the 70s to mid 80s over
lower terrain. Showers and thunderstorms will gradually diminish
during the evening hours today but isolated activity may continue
through the early morning hours on Friday.