Severe Weather Threat Across the East

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from the Northeast into the Mid-Atlantic today. Severe storms are also expected to move from eastern New Mexico into the Texas Panhandle today with a threat for large hail and severe wind gusts. Record-breaking heat is expected across the south through the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

Lat: 32.34°NLon: 104.26°WElev: 3294ft.

Mostly Cloudy

96°F

36°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed E 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1003.6 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 16 May 4:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Carlsbad NMSimilar City Names

Fire Weather Watch May 17, 10:00am until May 17, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning until May 16, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until May 16, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Mon

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 99. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Little or no precipitation expected.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Little or no precipitation expected.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 99. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 99 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 99. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 99 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 61.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 66.

    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 99. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Little or no precipitation expected.
Tonight
Isolated thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Little or no precipitation expected.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 99. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 99. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 66.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 97. Breezy.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. Breezy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Carlsbad NMSimilar City Names
 32.41°N 104.23°W (Elev. 3130 ft)
1:06 pm MDT May 16, 2022
5pm MDT May 16, 2022-6pm MDT May 23, 2022
 
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