Blistering Heat Wave Across Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley This Weekend; Wet Weather In The East

A scorching Heat Wave will continue across the southern tier of the country. Temperatures and Heat Indices will reach or easily surpass triple digits, as a ridge of high pressure dominates. Widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories are in effect, will persist and spread into the Southwest/CA next week. Meanwhile, locally heavy rain will be possible for the OH Valley/Mid-Atl/Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

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

A Few Clouds

21°C

70°F

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed E 11 km/h
Barometer 1019.5 mb (30.39 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (44°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Jul 10:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Taos NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Taos NM
 36.39°N 105.57°W (Elev. 2123 m)
6:20 pm MDT Jul 20, 2018
11pm MDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2018
 
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