A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 5%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 24 May 7:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Las Cruces NM

Red Flag Warning until May 24, 08:00pm
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    Red Flag Warning until May 24, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Tue

    Red Flag Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northeast 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 62. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 99. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 98. Light west wind becoming west southwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northeast 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday
Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 62. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 99. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 98. Light west wind becoming west southwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 97.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 64.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 4140 ft)
6:06 pm MDT May 24, 2022
7pm MDT May 24, 2022-6pm MDT May 31, 2022
 
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