An Active Weather Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible on Wednesday in parts of the Ohio Valley, Upper Mississippi Valley and south-central Plains. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in the Ohio Valley. Meanwhile, a strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Finally, heat and record high temperatures are likely across the Southern U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

Lat: 32.85°NLon: 104.46°WElev: 3514ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 4:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Artesia NM

Fire Weather Watch May 19, 10:00am until May 19, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 55. Breezy.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 50.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. Breezy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Artesia NM
 32.85°N 104.43°W (Elev. 3451 ft)
1:20 am MDT May 18, 2022
4am MDT May 18, 2022-6pm MDT May 24, 2022
 
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