Winter Weather Conditions for the West; Severe Weather Potential for the South on Tuesday

A strong cold front will track across the Intermountain West today accompanied by strong winds, heavy snow and elevated fire weather conditions for portions of the western High Plains. This storm is forecast to intensify on Tuesday across the Plains. Moisture will quickly advance northward across the middle and lower Mississippi Valley where tornadoes and damaging winds are expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Raton Municipal - Crews Field Airport (KRTN)

Lat: 36.74°NLon: 104.5°WElev: 6354ft.

Fair

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 28 Nov 6:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNE Des Moines NM

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 38 by 10am, then falling to around 23 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 38 by 10am, then falling to around 23 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNE Des Moines NM
 36.81°N 103.8°W (Elev. 6493 ft)
5:01 am MST Nov 28, 2022
7am MST Nov 28, 2022-6pm MST Dec 4, 2022
 
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