Western Heat Wave Continues; Severe Weather in the Midwest; Tropical Disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico

The persistent and extreme heat wave being felt across the western U.S. is set to continue and even expand into the Central U.S. Severe weather and flash flooding are possible over the Midwest. A tropical depression will likely form over the western Gulf of Mexico in the next two days. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

RED ROCK (RRKN2)

Lat: 36.134722°NLon: 115.43°WElev: 3756ft.

NA

34°C

93°F

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed NW 10 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint -3°C (26°F)
Visibility NA
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 16 Jun 11:34 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles WNW Las Vegas, McCarran International Airport NV

Excessive Heat Warning until June 19, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until June 19, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Widespread haze before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West northwest wind around 14 km/h.

    Haze

    Low: 28 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West southwest wind 11 to 18 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 41 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 14 to 18 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 41 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 41.

    Hot

    High: 41 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 27.

    Clear

    Low: 27 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Widespread haze before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West northwest wind around 14 km/h.
Thursday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West southwest wind 11 to 18 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 14 to 18 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 24.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles WNW Las Vegas, McCarran International Airport NV
 36.14°N 115.43°W (Elev. 1158 m)
9:42 pm PDT Jun 16, 2021
12am PDT Jun 17, 2021-6pm PDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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