Cold Temperatures and Some Snow

A strong cold front and low pressure system will press from the Central U.S. through the East over the next couple of days. The impressive cold front will allow a cold air mass to settle in east of the Rockies and numerous record low temperatures are likely the next few days, especially Wednesday morning. A streak of snow is also expected from the central Plains to northern New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

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

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed N 16 mph
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 20 Apr 9:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Artesia NM

  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing dust before noon. Sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 47.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing dust before noon. Sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Artesia NM
 32.85°N 104.43°W (Elev. 3451 ft)
2:06 am MDT Apr 20, 2021
10am MDT Apr 20, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 26, 2021
 
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