Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hobbs / Lea County (KHOB)

Lat: 32.68°NLon: 103.22°WElev: 3658ft.

Partly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 5:50 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Hobbs NM

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 72. Light southeast wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain or freezing rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Freezing rain and sleet likely before midnight, then snow and sleet likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow and sleet before noon, then a chance of rain or freezing rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain or freezing rain before midnight, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 72. Light southeast wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of rain or freezing rain. Cloudy, with a high near 37. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Freezing rain and sleet likely before midnight, then snow and sleet likely. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow and sleet before noon, then a chance of rain or freezing rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain or freezing rain before midnight, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Hobbs NM
 32.74°N 103.16°W (Elev. 3648 ft)
5:16 am MDT Oct 24, 2020
6am MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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