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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Light Rain

4°C

40°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed W 20 km/h
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 8 km
Wind Chill0°C (32°F)
Last update 17 Dec 10:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. East southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. North northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 13 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. West southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 15. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Southwest wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 17. West southwest wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 11. East southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. North northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday
Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. West southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 15. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Southwest wind around 11 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 17. West southwest wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
4:29 am MST Dec 17, 2017
10am MST Dec 17, 2017-6pm MST Dec 23, 2017
 
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