Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic; Storms in the High Plains; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will pose a flash flood risk for the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms are possible through Friday from the northern and central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Elevated and critical fire weather conditions with isolated dry thunderstorm potential across a large part of the West. Above average temperatures are expected in the Southern Plains and Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Raton Municipal - Crews Field Airport (KRTN)

Lat: 36.74°NLon: 104.5°WElev: 6354ft.

Fair

94°F

34°C

Humidity 7%
Wind Speed W 17 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 12 Aug 5:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Raton NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Raton NM
 36.91°N 104.45°W (Elev. 6821 ft)
2:57 pm MDT Aug 12, 2020
6pm MDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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