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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

24°C

76°F

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed W 19 G 35 km/h
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint -3°C (27°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index24°C (76°F)
Last update 22 Feb 2:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

Wind Advisory February 23, 11:00am until February 23, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning February 23, 11:00am until February 23, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 26. West southwest wind around 11 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 21. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 36 km/h increasing to 45 to 55 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 5. West wind 29 to 39 km/h decreasing to 16 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. West wind 13 to 18 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 19. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 26. West southwest wind around 11 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Thursday
Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 21. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 36 km/h increasing to 45 to 55 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 5. West wind 29 to 39 km/h decreasing to 16 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. West wind 13 to 18 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
12:56 pm MST Feb 22, 2017
3pm MST Feb 22, 2017-6pm MST Feb 28, 2017
 
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