Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Angel Fire Airport (KAXX)

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

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.49 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 7:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Taos Ski Valley NM

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Taos Ski Valley NM
 36.56°N 105.42°W (Elev. 12470 ft)
4:18 am MDT Aug 20, 2019
8am MDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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