Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

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

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Aug 8:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Valdez NM

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Valdez NM
 36.57°N 105.56°W (Elev. 9780 ft)
4:07 am MDT Aug 23, 2019
9am MDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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