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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

4°C

40°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 1°C (33°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 19 Jan 10:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

High Wind Watch January 21, 11:00am until January 22, 05:00am
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High Wind Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Windy, with a west southwest wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 37 to 42 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 11 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 6. Southwest wind 32 to 37 km/h decreasing to 23 to 28 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Windy, with a west wind 37 to 42 km/h increasing to 50 to 55 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h decreasing to 27 to 37 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. West southwest wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Windy, with a west southwest wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 37 to 42 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 6. Southwest wind 32 to 37 km/h decreasing to 23 to 28 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Windy, with a west wind 37 to 42 km/h increasing to 50 to 55 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h decreasing to 27 to 37 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. West southwest wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 10.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
12:07 pm MST Jan 19, 2017
10pm MST Jan 19, 2017-6pm MST Jan 26, 2017
 
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