Severe Thunderstorms in West-Central Texas; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the Rockies and Plains

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail and damaging wind gusts will be possible this evening across west-central Texas. Elevated to Critical fire weather conditions will persist across the southern Rockies and portions of the southern Plains through this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Carlsbad, Cavern City Air Terminal Airport (KCNM)

Lat: 32.34°NLon: 104.26°WElev: 3294ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 24 Apr 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Carlsbad NM

Red Flag Warning April 25, 08:00am until April 25, 10:00pm
High Wind Warning April 25, 01:00pm until April 26, 12:00am
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Red Flag Warning
High Wind Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Very windy, with a southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Areas of blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and Very
    Windy then
    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 83. Windy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing dust after 9am. Sunny, with a high near 80. Very windy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of blowing dust before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Windy.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy then
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Very windy, with a southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Thursday Night
Areas of blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Friday
Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 83. Windy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
Patchy blowing dust after 9am. Sunny, with a high near 80. Very windy.
Saturday Night
Areas of blowing dust before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Windy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Carlsbad NM
 32.34°N 104.26°W (Elev. 3222 ft)
1:46 pm MDT Apr 24, 2024
4pm MDT Apr 24, 2024-6pm MDT May 1, 2024
 
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