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

68°F

20°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 May 10:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Orogrande NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West southwest wind 13 to 17 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 13 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 9 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West southwest wind 13 to 17 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 13 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 9 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Orogrande NM
 32.43°N 106.12°W (Elev. 4662 ft)
5:33 pm MDT May 14, 2021
10pm MDT May 14, 2021-6pm MDT May 21, 2021
 
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