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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

70°F

21°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 5:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

White Sands NM

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers between 2pm and 3pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Light east wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers between 2pm and 3pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Light east wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
White Sands NM
 32.38°N 106.49°W (Elev. 4304 ft)
1:10 am MDT Sep 25, 2022
6am MDT Sep 25, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 1, 2022
 
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