Excessive Heat for the South and West; Flash Flooding Conditions in the Southwest U.S.

Dangerous heat is expected across portions of the lower Mississippi Valley today, eastern Oregon Wednesday, central California through Wednesday, and Washington through Saturday. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Vegas Municipal Airport (KLVS)

Lat: 35.66°NLon: 105.14°WElev: 6867ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Aug 9:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NW Rociada NM

Flood Watch August 16, 12:00pm until August 16, 10:00pm
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Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 55. West wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 55. West wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NW Rociada NM
 35.88°N 105.52°W (Elev. 11198 ft)
10:20 am MDT Aug 16, 2022
10am MDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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