Storms in the North Plains; More Rain in the Mississippi Valley; Fire Weather Threats in the West

Fairly typical summer weather continues. Severe storms and heavy rain can be expected along a nearly stationary front in the Northern Plains. Dry conditions combined with gusty winds will produce critical fire weather threats from the Central Great Basin to the Central Rockies. Heavy rain persists from the Mid Mississippi Valley to the Deep South. Meanwhile, dangerous heat continues in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

Lat: 36.45°NLon: 105.67°WElev: 7090ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Jul 4:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles ESE Truchas NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Independence Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles ESE Truchas NM
 35.99°N 105.64°W (Elev. 11913 ft)
3:14 am MDT Jul 3, 2020
5am MDT Jul 3, 2020-6pm MDT Jul 9, 2020
 
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