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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

38°C

101°F

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed SW 11 km/h
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 1°C (33°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (96°F)
Last update 5 Jul 5:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

White Sands NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Northeast wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 38 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind 8 to 16 km/h becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. East southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 37 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. East wind 13 to 21 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38. East northeast wind around 11 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 38 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 39 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 40. West northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 40 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Northeast wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind 8 to 16 km/h becoming south southeast in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. East southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. East wind 13 to 21 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38. East northeast wind around 11 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 40. West northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
White Sands NM
 32.38°N 106.49°W (Elev. 1312 m)
3:48 pm MDT Jul 5, 2020
5pm MDT Jul 5, 2020-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2020
 
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