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

Mescalero NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Windy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 15 to 24 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Windy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Windy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 15 to 24 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Windy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Mescalero NM
 33.15°N 105.78°W (Elev. 6588 ft)
2:30 pm MST Mar 8, 2021
3pm MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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