Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

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

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Aug 12:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Chama NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light northwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light northwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Chama NM
 36.91°N 106.58°W (Elev. 7979 ft)
4:14 am MDT Aug 16, 2018
1pm MDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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