Winter Weather Conditions for the West; Severe Weather Potential for the South on Tuesday

A strong cold front will track across the Intermountain West today accompanied by strong winds, heavy snow and elevated fire weather conditions for portions of the western High Plains. This storm is forecast to intensify on Tuesday across the Plains. Moisture will quickly advance northward across the middle and lower Mississippi Valley where tornadoes and damaging winds are expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

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

Fair

4°C

39°F

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed S 11 km/h
Barometer 1009.4 mb (29.75 in)
Dewpoint -13°C (9°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill1°C (34°F)
Last update 28 Nov 3:56 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles SW El Prado NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around -4. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    Low: -4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 4. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -22. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -21. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -8. South wind around 10 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 10.

    Sunny

    High: 10 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -5.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -5 °C

  • Friday

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

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated snow showers after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around -4. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 11am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 4. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -22. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -21. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. South wind around 10 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 10.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -5.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles SW El Prado NM
 36.33°N 105.82°W (Elev. 2102 m)
3:05 pm MST Nov 28, 2022
4pm MST Nov 28, 2022-6pm MST Dec 5, 2022
 
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