Significant Severe Storms in the Plains; Tropical Systems in the Gulf and Atlantic

Scattered severe storms with widespread damaging winds, very large hail, a couple of tornadoes, and locally heavy rain will be possible today in the Plains. A tropical wave bringing heavy rain to Florida is forecast to move over Atlantic waters later this weekend, and may form into a tropical depression early next week. Heavy rain in the west-central Gulf is being caused by another disturbance. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 24 Aug 11:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces Intl Airport NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 105 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 100. Southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 100 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 100. Southeast wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces Intl Airport NM
 32.31°N 106.78°W (Elev. 3898 ft)
5:56 am MDT Aug 24, 2019
12pm MDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 30, 2019
 
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