Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alamogordo-White (KALM)

Lat: 32.84°NLon: 105.99°WElev: 4150ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 20 Jul 10:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Cloudcroft NM

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East northeast wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind around 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East northeast wind 8 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Cloudcroft NM
 32.95°N 105.74°W (Elev. 8799 ft)
2:17 am MDT Jul 20, 2018
10am MDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 26, 2018
 
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