Dangerous Heat Continues Across the South; Severe Storms Possible in the Plains

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for much of the southern U.S. through Tuesday. Otherwise, scattered severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible across portions of the southern and central High Plains. Critical fire weather conditions will persist over portions of the Southwest, Great Basin, and Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Las Cruces, Las Cruces International Airport (KLRU)

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

Fair

99°F

37°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 12 Jul 11:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

White Sands NM

Heat Advisory until July 15, 06:00am
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 15, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. South southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Hot

    High: 105 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 80. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 80 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Hot

    High: 104 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 100. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 100 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. South southeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 80. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 100. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 99. North northeast wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 98.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 98.
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Point Forecast:
White Sands NM
 32.38°N 106.49°W (Elev. 4304 ft)
5:14 am MDT Jul 12, 2020
11am MDT Jul 12, 2020-6pm MDT Jul 18, 2020
 
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