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Critical Fire Weather Over The Southwest U.S., Heavy Rain And Flash Flooding Likely In Hawaii

The combination of strong winds and very dry humidity will lead to critical to extremely critical fire weather conditions over portions of the southern Plains and Desert Southwest through Friday. The potential exists for explosive wildfire growth given ignition. Heavy rain and flash flooding can be expected over the Hawaiian Islands where Flash Flood Watches remain in effect into Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alamogordo-White (KALM)

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

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 11:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Mescalero NM

Fire Weather Watch April 20, 10:00am until April 20, 09:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a southwest wind 23 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West southwest wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a southwest wind 23 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West southwest wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Mescalero NM
 33.15°N 105.78°W (Elev. 6588 ft)
3:29 am MDT Apr 19, 2018
12pm MDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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