Active Weather Through Memorial Day Weekend

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall are expected this holiday weekend across the northern and central Plains into the Upper Midwest, especially on Sunday and Memorial Day. A few strong to severe storms are possible in New England today. Critical fire weather concerns continue across much of the Southwest and through the Southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Raton Municipal - Crews Field Airport (KRTN)

Lat: 36.74°NLon: 104.5°WElev: 6354ft.

Fair and Breezy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed W 22 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1000.9 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 28 May 1:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Capulin NM

Fire Weather Watch May 30, 11:00am until May 30, 09:00pm
Wind Advisory until May 28, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning May 29, 09:00am until May 29, 10:00pm
Red Flag Warning until May 28, 09:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Wind Advisory until May 28, 08:00pm
    Red Flag Warning until May 28, 09:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Areas of smoke. Patchy blowing dust. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 83. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke before 9pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Areas Smoke
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of blowing dust after noon. Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Areas of blowing dust after noon. Sunny, with a high near 74. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny then
    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Windy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy
    then Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Areas of smoke. Patchy blowing dust. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 83. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Areas of smoke before 9pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Areas of blowing dust after noon. Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Memorial Day
Areas of blowing dust after noon. Sunny, with a high near 74. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Windy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Capulin NM
 36.68°N 104.09°W (Elev. 6926 ft)
11:23 am MDT May 28, 2022
2pm MDT May 28, 2022-6pm MDT Jun 3, 2022
 
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