Monsoon Flood Threat and Heat Building Out West

The monsoon threat with heavy rain and thunderstorms continues across a large portion of the West. Flash flood watches are in effect from New Mexico to Montana and Idaho and debris flows remain possible near vulnerable burn scars. Also out West, excessive heat watches are in effect and start Tuesday across the Interior Northwest and parts of the Southwest into the desert of southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

El Paso, El Paso International Airport (KELP)

Lat: 31.81°NLon: 106.38°WElev: 3957ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 2 Aug 3:51 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Fort Bliss TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 98. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 98. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 98.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Fort Bliss TX
 31.77°N 106.48°W (Elev. 3743 ft)
12:06 pm MDT Aug 2, 2021
3pm MDT Aug 2, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 8, 2021
 
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