Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Angel Fire Airport (KAXX)

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

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 24 Oct 5:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Taos Ski Valley NM

Red Flag Warning October 24, 12:00pm until October 24, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 15. South wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  High near 28. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Scattered showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 15. South wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Snow. High near 28. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Taos Ski Valley NM
 36.6°N 105.45°W (Elev. 10564 ft)
1:30 am MDT Oct 24, 2020
5am MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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