Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 18 Oct 3:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces Intl Airport NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces Intl Airport NM
 32.31°N 106.78°W (Elev. 3898 ft)
12:28 pm MDT Oct 18, 2021
3pm MDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm MDT Oct 24, 2021
 
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