Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

Lat: 32.29°NLon: 106.92°WElev: 4455ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed W 17 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 24 Oct 2:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Organ NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind 16 to 24 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South southeast wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers likely before midnight, then rain and snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind 16 to 24 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South southeast wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before midnight, then rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Organ NM
 32.4°N 106.57°W (Elev. 6329 ft)
4:51 am MDT Oct 24, 2020
2pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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