Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

Lat: 32.34°NLon: 104.26°WElev: 3294ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed NW 16 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1006.0 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 12:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

17 Miles NE Salt Flat TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
17 Miles NE Salt Flat TX
 31.92°N 104.86°W (Elev. 7697 ft)
12:37 am MDT Apr 16, 2024
1am MDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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