Expanding Heat Wave; Locally Heavy Rain Shifts to Northeast

Oppressive temperatures and dangerous heat indices continue across the southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley, especially in Texas. The Excessive Heat expands to the Southwest, California and parts of Oregon starting Monday. Meanwhile, unsettled weather will persist over the East, as locally heavy to excessive rainfall shifts from the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Santa Rosa Route 66 Airport (KSXU)

Lat: 34.94°NLon: 104.64°WElev: 4791ft.

Fair

92°F

33°C

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed S 10 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 22 Jul 10:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles NW Fort Sumner NM

Heat Advisory July 22, 12:00pm until July 22, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. South wind around 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. South wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles NW Fort Sumner NM
 34.62°N 104.36°W (Elev. 4298 ft)
4:15 am MDT Jul 22, 2018
10am MDT Jul 22, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 28, 2018
 
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