Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Angel Fire Airport (KAXX)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 105.29°WElev: 8330ft.

Fair and Windy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed W 28 G 43 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 3:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Eagle Nest NM

Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm
Click here for hazard details and duration
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 42 by noon, then falling to around 34 during the remainder of the day. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely before midnight, then snow after midnight.  Low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -1. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  High near 17. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 42 by noon, then falling to around 34 during the remainder of the day. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely before midnight, then snow after midnight. Low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -1. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Snow. High near 17. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Eagle Nest NM
 36.55°N 105.2°W (Elev. 10151 ft)
3:06 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
3pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database