Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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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.

Fair

30°C

86°F

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 7 km/h
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 10°C (50°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (84°F)
Last update 26 Jun 10:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind 14 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. East wind 11 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. East southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. East southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. East southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind 14 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. East wind 11 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. East southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. East southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. East southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
2:53 am MDT Jun 26, 2016
11am MDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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