Snow & Ice Across the Rockies & Plains; Zeta Forecast to Head Toward the Gulf Coast

Snow and ice will continue over the central and southern Rockies and eastward into the High Plains through Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Farther west, critical to extreme fire weather conditions are expected in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, and California. Elsewhere, Zeta is forecast to be at or near hurricane strength as it approaches the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hobbs / Lea County (KHOB)

Lat: 32.68°NLon: 103.22°WElev: 3658ft.

Fog/Mist

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 17 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 26 Oct 6:50 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Hobbs NM

Winter Weather Advisory until October 26, 11:00am
Winter Storm Warning October 26, 06:00pm until October 28, 06:00am
Hard Freeze Warning October 26, 06:00pm until October 27, 09:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
Hard Freeze Warning
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    Winter Weather Advisory until October 26, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Mon

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain or freezing rain before 1pm, then a chance of rain and sleet.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and sleet before 7pm, then freezing rain and sleet likely between 7pm and 1am, then snow and sleet likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 9. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow and sleet likely, becoming all snow after 1pm.  Cloudy and cold, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as 8. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow/Sleet
    Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely before 7pm, then snow and sleet between 7pm and 1am, then snow likely after 1am.  Low around 25. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow/Sleet

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely before 7am, then a slight chance of freezing rain and sleet between 7am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain or freezing rain before 1pm, then a chance of rain and sleet. Cloudy, with a high near 33. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A chance of rain and sleet before 7pm, then freezing rain and sleet likely between 7pm and 1am, then snow and sleet likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 9. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow and sleet likely, becoming all snow after 1pm. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as 8. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely before 7pm, then snow and sleet between 7pm and 1am, then snow likely after 1am. Low around 25. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Snow likely before 7am, then a slight chance of freezing rain and sleet between 7am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Hobbs NM
 32.7°N 103.13°W (Elev. 3632 ft)
5:43 am MDT Oct 26, 2020
7am MDT Oct 26, 2020-6pm MST Nov 1, 2020
 
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