Severe Storms in the Plains; Heavy Rain Potential in the Plains and Southeast

An approaching cold front will produce severe storms, including a few possible tornadoes and flash flooding across the Plains today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and widespread potential for flooding. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

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

48°F

9°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 17 Aug 4:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Taos NM

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Taos NM
 36.33°N 105.51°W (Elev. 8399 ft)
2:32 pm MDT Aug 16, 2019
5am MDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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