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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains towards the Miss. River Valley on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Slight Risk for these areas. Isolated tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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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

25°C

77°F

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed W 24 G 41 km/h
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index24°C (76°F)
Last update 24 May 2:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind around 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind 17 to 27 km/h decreasing to 5 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light south southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 11 to 16 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
10:37 am MDT May 24, 2015
4pm MDT May 24, 2015-6pm MDT May 30, 2015
 
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