Western Fall Storm: Southwest Monsoon

A fall storm will bring widespread rains, gusty winds, and high elevation snow to the Northwest. Gusty winds ahead of the front will produce critical fire weather threats for portions of the Great Basin, northern Rockies, and Front Range. Locally heavy monsoon rains may produce flash flooding in the Southwest. Strong storms are possible in the Great Lakes into the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed W 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 27 Sep 3:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Dona Ana NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 7 to 12 mph becoming west southwest 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 54. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 7 to 12 mph becoming west southwest 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 54. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Dona Ana NM
 32.45°N 106.82°W (Elev. 4409 ft)
2:39 pm MDT Sep 27, 2021
4pm MDT Sep 27, 2021-6pm MDT Oct 3, 2021
 
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