Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Santa Fe County Municipal Airport (KSAF)

Lat: 35.61°NLon: 106.1°WElev: 6260ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 1 Mar 8:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Santa Fe County Municipal Airport NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 20 to 25 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing dust after noon. Sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny then
    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 20 to 25 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Patchy blowing dust after noon. Sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Fe County Municipal Airport NM
 35.62°N 106.11°W (Elev. 6237 ft)
5:02 pm MST Mar 1, 2024
9pm MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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