Excessive Heat for the South and West; Flash Flooding Conditions in the Southwest U.S.

Dangerous heat is expected across portions of the lower Mississippi Valley today, eastern Oregon Wednesday, central California through Wednesday, and Washington through Saturday. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

El Paso, El Paso International Airport (KELP)

Lat: 31.81°NLon: 106.38°WElev: 3957ft.

Partly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Aug 9:51 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Fort Bliss TX

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. East wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. East wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East southeast wind around 9 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Fort Bliss TX
 31.79°N 106.49°W (Elev. 4180 ft)
4:50 am MDT Aug 16, 2022
10am MDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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