A Sweltering Heat Wave For The West

A sweltering heat wave with record breaking temperatures is expected the rest of the week in much of the West, as a large dome of high pressure builds and expands across the region. Numerous excessive heat warnings and advisories are already in effect across Arizona, California and Nevada. Also, locally heavy rain is possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Southeast over the next few days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

Lat: 32.85°NLon: 104.46°WElev: 3514ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 26 May 4:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Lakewood NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Lakewood NM
 32.61°N 104.41°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
3:17 am MDT May 26, 2020
4am MDT May 26, 2020-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2020
 
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