Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alamogordo-White (KALM)

Lat: 32.84°NLon: 105.99°WElev: 4150ft.

Mostly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 18 Aug 7:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Mayhill NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Mayhill NM
 32.9°N 105.52°W (Elev. 7116 ft)
3:52 pm MDT Aug 18, 2018
7pm MDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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