Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albuquerque, Albuquerque International Airport (KABQ)

Lat: 35.04°NLon: 106.62°WElev: 5351ft.

Mostly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed W 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 16 Aug 6:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Albuquerque NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 93.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Albuquerque NM
 35.08°N 106.66°W (Elev. 4951 ft)
4:14 pm MDT Aug 16, 2018
7pm MDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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