Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

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

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 15%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 9 May 2:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

17 Miles ESE Mayhill NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
17 Miles ESE Mayhill NM
 32.81°N 105.21°W (Elev. 5469 ft)
2:17 pm MDT May 9, 2021
2pm MDT May 9, 2021-6pm MDT May 15, 2021
 
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