Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 2:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Fairacres NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. North wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North northeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. North wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North northeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Fairacres NM
 32.27°N 107.02°W (Elev. 4514 ft)
1:39 am MDT Jul 28, 2021
2am MDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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