Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS85 KABQ 240024
Weather Summary for Northern and Central NM
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
624 PM MDT SUN OCT 23 2016
Temps were 10 to 15 degrees above normal areawide with record to
near record highs favoring parts of central and eastern New
Mexico, including a tied record high of 80 degrees at the
Albuquerque Sunport. Otherwise, breezes were moderate followed by
mostly sunny skies. Overnight lows will be well above normal with
readings in the upper 30s and 40s. Look for patchy high clouds.
Mid level moisture from an approaching shortwave trough will
usher in from the west increasing cloud cover and storm chances
across the northwest third of the state Monday into early Tuesday.
Shower chances will diminish late Tuesday as drier air filters in
from the west. From Wednesday to the end of the work week, a
dryer, warmer trend will take fold as upper level ridging
redevelops over the Desert Southwest.