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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair and Windy

16°C

60°F

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed W 67 G 89 km/h
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint -12°C (10°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 23 Mar 5:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Las Cruces NM

Wind Advisory until March 23, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning until March 23, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 23, 08:00pm
    Red Flag Warning until March 23, 08:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers.  Areas of blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 60 km/h, with gusts as high as 80 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 23 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a west wind 50 to 60 km/h decreasing to 27 to 37 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 34 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 23 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 19 to 29 km/h becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 26. East wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming south southwest 22 to 32 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light west southwest.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 8 to 18 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming light west northwest.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers. Areas of blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 60 km/h, with gusts as high as 80 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a west wind 50 to 60 km/h decreasing to 27 to 37 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 34 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 19 to 29 km/h becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 26. East wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming south southwest 22 to 32 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light west southwest.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 8 to 18 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming light west northwest.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Las Cruces NM
 32.34°N 106.76°W (Elev. 1262 m)
1:17 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
5pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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