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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

19°C

67°F

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed W 26 km/h
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Mar 9:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

Wind Advisory March 23, 12:00pm until March 23, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning March 23, 12:00pm until March 23, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers after noon.  Areas of blowing dust after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 36 km/h increasing to 50 to 60 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 23 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a west wind 50 to 60 km/h decreasing to 26 to 36 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy
    then Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Windy, with an east wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming southwest 32 to 42 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 25. West northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming southwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers after noon. Areas of blowing dust after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 36 km/h increasing to 50 to 60 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a west wind 50 to 60 km/h decreasing to 26 to 36 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Windy, with an east wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming southwest 32 to 42 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 25. West northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming southwest in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
5:56 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
10am MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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