Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS85 KABQ 301509
Weather Summary for Northern and Central NM
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
909 AM MDT Sun Apr 30 2017
Early this morning snow showers continued across east central and
northeast New Mexico, otherwise look for showers to diminish
later this morning as the storm system moves away from the state.
Gusty northwest winds were also impacting the northeast and east
central plains with a wind gust to 46 mph at the Clayton airport
and 39 mph at the Tucumcari airport. Low temperatures so far this
morning were generally in the teens and 20s northern and western
New Mexico, and in the 20s and 30s elsewhere. Extremes ranged
from 17 degrees at Angel Fire to 35 degrees at the Albuquerque
Skies will be mostly sunny today across most areas of New Mexico,
except for the northeast plains where skies will be mostly to
partly cloudy. Temperatures will be warmer than yesterday, but
breezy to windy northwest winds will still make it feel quite cold
this afternoon. The strongest winds are forecast across the far
northeast plains and highlands where gusts near 50 mph will be
possible. High temperatures today will range from the upper 30s to
the 40s in the Moreno valley and northern mountains, and
northeast New Mexico, and in the 50s to the low 70s elsewhere.
Skies will be mostly clear tonight with mostly light winds across
the region. Low temperatures will range from the 20s to the 30s
northern half of the state, and from the 30s to the low 40s across
the southern lowlands.
Much warmer weather is forecast on Monday with lots of sunshine
across the state, with mostly light winds and warmer afternoon
high temperatures expected.