Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Mostly Cloudy

13°C

55°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 13°C (55°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 6 Oct 5:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces Intl Airport NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light northeast  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 9 to 14 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. East southeast wind 5 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 13. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light northeast after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 9 to 14 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. East southeast wind 5 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 13. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind.
Columbus Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces Intl Airport NM
 32.31°N 106.78°W (Elev. 1188 m)
1:56 am MDT Oct 6, 2022
5am MDT Oct 6, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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