Severe Thunderstorms with Tornadoes and Heavy Rain Threat shifts East for Tuesday

Severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop from the mid-Mississippi River Valley south into the ArkLaTex on Tuesday. These storms can bring large hail, damaging winds, a few tornadoes and flash flooding. Residents should heed any warnings issued and follow local forecast office social media pages for updates. Read More >

Current conditions at

Artesia Municipal Airport (KATS)

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

Fair and Breezy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed W 25 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.68 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 May 10:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Artesia NM

High Wind Warning until May 21, 03:00am
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High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until May 21, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Tue

    High Wind Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Artesia NM
 32.83°N 104.4°W (Elev. 3379 ft)
4:26 pm MDT May 20, 2019
10pm MDT May 20, 2019-6pm MDT May 27, 2019
 
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