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Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 1:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces Intl Airport NM

Red Flag Warning May 8, 12:00pm until May 8, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny then
    Patchy
    Blowing Dust

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 8pm. Clear, with a low around 56. West wind 18 to 23 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 8pm. Clear, with a low around 56. West wind 18 to 23 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces Intl Airport NM
 32.31°N 106.78°W (Elev. 3898 ft)
1:51 am MDT May 8, 2021
2am MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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