Severe Weather and Flood Potential for the East; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest and Alaska

Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will affect the eastern portions of the country today. Across the Pacific Northwest and northern Plains, showers with the chance for severe thunderstorms later today. For the Southwest and southern portions of Alaska, fire weather concerns expected today and could extend into the holiday weekend. Rip currents are possible for the east coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

96°F

36°C

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 27 May 12:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces Intl Airport NM

Fire Weather Watch May 29, 10:00am until May 29, 09:00pm
Red Flag Warning May 28, 11:00am until May 28, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Red Flag Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Widespread haze before 2pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Haze

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny then
    Patchy
    Blowing Dust

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 94. North wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 63. North wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 93. North wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 60. North wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 94. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread haze before 2pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 94. North wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 63. North wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 93. North wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 60. North wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 97.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces Intl Airport NM
 32.31°N 106.78°W (Elev. 3898 ft)
11:11 am MDT May 27, 2022
12pm MDT May 27, 2022-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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