Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain and Heat in the Memorial Day Forecast

Strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with possible flash flooding are expected from Texas to the Upper Mississippi Valley on Memorial Day. Also, a soaking rain with flooding is expected across south-central Florida. Meanwhile, a week of record breaking heat is going to get started across California into the Southwest and Great Basin, as excessive heat warnings stretch across the region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

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

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 29.71 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 24 May 8:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

17 Miles ESE Mayhill NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Memorial Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
17 Miles ESE Mayhill NM
 32.81°N 105.21°W (Elev. 5469 ft)
2:18 pm MDT May 24, 2020
8pm MDT May 24, 2020-6pm MDT May 31, 2020
 
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