Snow & Ice for the Southern Rockies & Plains; Hurricane Zeta Heading Toward the Northern Gulf Coast

Heavy snow will continue over the southern Rockies and High Plains Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Meanwhile, significant icing is expected from the southern Texas Panhandle across central Oklahoma. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions and life-threatening storm surge along portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Critical fire weather will continue out West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

Lat: 32.29°NLon: 106.92°WElev: 4455ft.

Light Snow

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 27 Oct 3:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

Winter Weather Advisory until October 28, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until October 28, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 3pm, then a chance of rain showers after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. North northeast wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 66. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 3pm, then a chance of rain showers after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. North northeast wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 4140 ft)
2:58 am MDT Oct 27, 2020
4am MDT Oct 27, 2020-6pm MST Nov 2, 2020
 
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