Excessive Heat Continues for Washington State; Flooding Impacts Expected in the Southwest U.S.

Excessive heat will continue over central Washington through Friday with afternoon temperatures into the triple digits. In the Desert Southwest, monsoon activity will continue to generate localized flooding impacts in arroyos, slot canyons, and urban areas, as well as rapid rises on rivers, through this weekend. Flood Watches are widespread across Arizona and New Mexico for Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

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

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.42 in (1024.2 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 10:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Cerro NM

Flood Watch August 19, 12:00pm until August 21, 12:00am
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Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Cerro NM
 36.76°N 105.52°W (Elev. 10853 ft)
10:11 pm MDT Aug 17, 2022
11pm MDT Aug 17, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 24, 2022
 
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