Flash Flood Threats in the Southeast and Rockies; Excessive Heat in the Southwest

Flash and small stream flooding threats linger across the southern Rockies Wednesday. Strong thunderstorms with heavy downpours may cause local flash flooding along portions of the Southeast states into Thursday. Excessive heat will continue to impact the southern California mountains and deserts into Arizona and Nevada into Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

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

Fair

13°C

56°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1020.7 mb (30.35 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 4 Aug 12:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW La Madera NM

Flash Flood Watch until August 4, 06:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until August 4, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. East wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 26. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. East wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 26. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW La Madera NM
 36.45°N 106.11°W (Elev. 2401 m)
10:32 pm MDT Aug 3, 2021
1am MDT Aug 4, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 10, 2021
 
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