Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alamogordo-White (KALM)

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

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Feb 7:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Weed NM

High Wind Watch February 26, 11:00pm until February 27, 11:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Windy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 22 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Windy, with a west southwest wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy blowing dust after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 47 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy, with a west southwest wind 34 to 44 mph decreasing to 24 to 34 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 13 to 17 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 58. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Windy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 22 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Windy, with a west southwest wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy blowing dust after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 47 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy, with a west southwest wind 34 to 44 mph decreasing to 24 to 34 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 13 to 17 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 58. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
Weed NM
 32.81°N 105.51°W (Elev. 7316 ft)
2:45 pm MST Feb 25, 2024
8pm MST Feb 25, 2024-6pm MST Mar 3, 2024
 
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