Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hobbs / Lea County (KHOB)

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

Fair and Breezy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed S 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 17 May 1:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Hobbs NM

Red Flag Warning May 17, 10:00am until May 17, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 101 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 60. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 99.

    Sunny

    High: 99 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 65.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 51.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before noon. Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 60. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 99.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 65.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Hobbs NM
 32.74°N 103.16°W (Elev. 3648 ft)
2:03 am MDT May 17, 2022
2am MDT May 17, 2022-6pm MDT May 23, 2022
 
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