Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

Lat: 36.45°NLon: 105.67°WElev: 7090ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 1:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles ESE Truchas NM

Wind Advisory until October 24, 06:00pm
Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm
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    Wind Advisory until October 24, 06:00pm
    Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm

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    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated snow showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 11. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 14. South wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow.  Low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Isolated snow showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 11. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 14. South wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Snow. Low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 21.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles ESE Truchas NM
 35.96°N 105.64°W (Elev. 12999 ft)
2:17 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
2pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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