Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alamogordo-White (KALM)

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

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed S 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 2:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Alamogordo NM

Red Flag Warning March 9, 12:00pm until March 9, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning March 10, 12:00pm until March 10, 07:00pm
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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Windy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Windy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Windy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Windy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Windy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Alamogordo NM
 32.89°N 105.95°W (Elev. 4393 ft)
2:30 pm MST Mar 8, 2021
3pm MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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