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 Breezy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed W 23 G 40 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 2:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Red River NM

Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm
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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 51. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely before midnight, then snow after midnight.  Low around 9. South wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  High near 21. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely before midnight, then snow after midnight. Low around 9. South wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Snow. High near 21. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Red River NM
 36.67°N 105.43°W (Elev. 10732 ft)
3:06 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
3pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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