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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taos, Taos Regional Airport (KSKX)

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

Mostly Cloudy

27°C

80°F

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed SW 22 G 39 km/h
Barometer 1016.7 mb (30.26 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 19 Aug 3:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Taos NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 9 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Taos NM
 36.39°N 105.57°W (Elev. 2123 m)
4:51 am MDT Aug 19, 2017
4pm MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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