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Afternoon and Evening Showers and Thunderstorms Continue Across Much of the Southwest

An active monsoon weather pattern will continue through Saturday across much of the southwestern U.S. Scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms will bring locally excessive rainfall. Flash Flood Watches remain in effect for parts of the region. Some normally dry washes may have rapidly flowing water. Remember when encountering flooded roads: Turn around, don't drown!
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roswell, Roswell Industrial Air Center Airport (KROW)

Lat: 33.31°NLon: 104.51°WElev: 3668ft.

Mostly Cloudy

29°C

84°F

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed NE 19 km/h
Barometer 30.13 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 12°C (54°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 31 Jul 8:51 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Roswell NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 35 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. South wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 37 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37.

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. South wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Roswell NM
 33.37°N 104.53°W (Elev. 1100 m)
4:12 pm MDT Jul 31, 2015
9pm MDT Jul 31, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 7, 2015
 
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