Near record heat continues.
The National Weather Service has issues high heat warnings for portions of north and central New Mexico.
Day One…Today and Tonight
Well above normal temperatures are again expected across northwest New Mexico. The near record-breaking heat will create hazardous conditions for those susceptible to heat related illness, including those working outdoors, the elderly, and children.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will are expected across the high terrain this afternoon before spreading onto lower elevations this evening. Slow storm motions may result in locally heavy rainfall.
Days Two Through Seven…Tuesday through Sunday
Near record heat will continue across northwest and far west central New Mexico Tuesday and Wednesday.
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Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3 p.m. Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.
Sunny, with a high near 92. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.