Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

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

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 15%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 9:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Artesia NM

Wind Advisory April 23, 11:00am until April 23, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning April 23, 12:00pm until April 23, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
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  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing dust after noon. Sunny, with a high near 78. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny then
    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing dust after noon. Sunny, with a high near 78. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Artesia NM
 32.83°N 104.4°W (Elev. 3379 ft)
7:02 am MDT Apr 23, 2021
9am MDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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