Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 5%
Wind Speed W 16 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 8 May 7:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

White Sands NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 58. West wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. East southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 58. West wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. East southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
White Sands NM
 32.38°N 106.49°W (Elev. 4304 ft)
4:06 pm MDT May 8, 2021
8pm MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 15, 2021
 
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