Monsoon Flood Threat in the Southwest; Hot in the South and Northwest

Monsoonal heavy rain will continue flash flood potential across the Southwest and Intermountain West to the central and southern Rockies through this weekend, especially in complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas. Excessive heat and humidity with heat indices over 110 degrees will be common over much of the Deep South and interior Northwest this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albuquerque, Albuquerque International Airport (KABQ)

Lat: 35.04°NLon: 106.61°WElev: 5351ft.

Partly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 31 Jul 3:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Placitas NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 79. East wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 60. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 79. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 60. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Placitas NM
 35.31°N 106.38°W (Elev. 6398 ft)
4:27 pm MDT Jul 31, 2021
4pm MDT Jul 31, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 7, 2021
 
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