Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

Lat: 36.45°NLon: 105.67°WElev: 7090ft.

16°C

61°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed NE 11 km/h
Barometer 30.37 in
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 29 Jun 5:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Taos NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north 10 to 15 km/h in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 11 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Independence Day
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Taos NM
 36.39°N 105.57°W (Elev. 2123 m)
5:11 pm MDT Jun 29, 2016
7pm MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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