Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SE 14 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Aug 8:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles W Mesilla NM

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east northeast 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east northeast 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles W Mesilla NM
 32.28°N 106.91°W (Elev. 4400 ft)
2:35 am MDT Aug 20, 2018
8am MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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