Scattered Severe Thunderstorms and Developing Flooding Risk in the Central U.S.; Fire Weather in the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern High Plains this weekend. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of the Western U.S. from today into Monday. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into much of next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alamogordo-White (KALM)

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

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 May 11:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Sunspot NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. West southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 60. West southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 8 to 14 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. West southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60. West southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 8 to 14 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Sunspot NM
 32.81°N 105.81°W (Elev. 8888 ft)
5:33 pm MDT May 14, 2021
11pm MDT May 14, 2021-6pm MDT May 21, 2021
 
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