Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alamogordo-White (KALM)

Lat: 32.84°NLon: 105.99°WElev: 4150ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Oct 7:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Pinon NM

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. East southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. East northeast wind around 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. East southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. East northeast wind around 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Columbus Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Pinon NM
 32.61°N 105.38°W (Elev. 5935 ft)
1:56 am MDT Oct 6, 2022
8am MDT Oct 6, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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