Gulf of Alaska Storm; High Winds and Fire Weather in California

A strong storm in the Gulf of Alaska will bring high winds to the south-central coast and panhandle through Monday. Heavy snow is also expected over southeastern mainland Alaska through Monday night. Gusty to high winds could bring down trees and power lines, and bring elevated to critical fire weather conditions across much of central and southwest California Monday and Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Los Alamos Airport (KLAM)

Lat: 35.88°NLon: 106.27°WElev: 7171ft.

Fair

36°F

2°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 10:55 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Cochiti Lake NM

Winter Storm Warning January 18, 05:00pm until January 19, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 11pm, then snow likely after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  High near 32. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 11pm, then snow likely after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow. High near 32. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Cochiti Lake NM
 35.67°N 106.42°W (Elev. 5797 ft)
2:17 am MST Jan 18, 2021
11am MST Jan 18, 2021-6pm MST Jan 24, 2021
 
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