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.

Fair

21°C

70°F

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 11 km/h
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 13°C (56°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 28 Jul 2:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces Intl Airport NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light east southeast.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Light east wind becoming southeast 13 to 18 km/h in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 9 to 14 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light east southeast. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Light east wind becoming southeast 13 to 18 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light and variable.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces Intl Airport NM
 32.31°N 106.78°W (Elev. 1188 m)
1:39 am MDT Jul 28, 2021
2am MDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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