Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, and Gusty Winds in the Southern U.S.; Rain and Mountain Snow in the Northwest

A storm tracking along the southern U.S. will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats to the High Plains; and potential for severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain in the Lower Mississippi Valley. A strong Pacific storm will bring lower elevation rain and heavy mountain snow to the Northwest. Snow levels will dip to 1,500 feet creating hazardous mountain travel. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Angel Fire Airport (KAXX)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 105.29°WElev: 8330ft.

Fair

5°C

41°F

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed SW 13 km/h
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint -11°C (12°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill2°C (36°F)
Last update 29 Mar 7:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Taos Ski Valley NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of light snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Light
    Snow

    Low: -6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 9am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near -2. West wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: -2 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Northwest wind 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 4.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: -4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 3. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 3 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: -6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of light snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near -2. West wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Northwest wind 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Breezy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 3. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Breezy.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 2.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Taos Ski Valley NM
 36.54°N 105.39°W (Elev. 3505 m)
7:02 pm MDT Mar 29, 2020
7pm MDT Mar 29, 2020-6pm MDT Apr 5, 2020
 
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