Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alamogordo-White (KALM)

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

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 May 12:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Mescalero NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 44. West wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 44. West wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Mescalero NM
 33.15°N 105.78°W (Elev. 6588 ft)
12:55 am MDT May 16, 2021
1am MDT May 16, 2021-6pm MDT May 22, 2021
 
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