Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

El Paso, El Paso International Airport (KELP)

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

A Few Clouds

77°F

25°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Aug 8:51 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW El Paso TX

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Windy, with an east wind 18 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Windy, with an east wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Windy, with an east wind 18 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Windy, with an east wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 46 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 71. East wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 9 to 13 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind 7 to 9 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 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW El Paso TX
 31.9°N 106.5°W (Elev. 7011 ft)
4:50 am MDT Aug 16, 2022
9am MDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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