Winter Storm for south-central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather in the West; Tracking Zeta

Heavy snow will continue to spread south along the Rockies through Monday. An area of freezing rain and sleet is forecast to develop over portions of the southern Plains to start the week. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will continue critical fire weather conditions from California into southern New Mexico. Zeta is forecast to become a hurricane tracking north across the Gulf of Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Oct 11:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers between midnight and 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 19 to 24 mph becoming north 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. North northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers between midnight and 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 19 to 24 mph becoming north 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. North northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 4140 ft)
3:21 pm MDT Oct 25, 2020
11pm MDT Oct 25, 2020-6pm MST Nov 1, 2020
 
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