Warmer temperatures, with storms in eastern New Mexico

22 Views   Tuesday morning is clear, milder and calm. For most of the state, it will be a sunny day, with light winds and warmer temperatures. Temperatures will climb today, thanks to high pressure, and 80s, 90s and 100s are back in the forecast.

Memorial Day weekend weather outlook for New Mexico

45 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Some people consider Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial start of summer. It’s generally sunny, so don’t forget to take the sunscreen. But there may be some gusty winds that could affect your plans this holiday weekend.

Scattered showers, thunderstorms expected across New Mexico Thursday

50 Views   Scattered showers and thunderstorms are pushing through the middle Rio Grande Valley, including the Metro, and other parts of northern, western and southern New Mexico. A low pressure system is moving over the state, and a backdoor cold front is pushing through the Rio Grande Valley.

Oakmont wildfire is 30% contained, officials say

73 Views   OTERO COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – Evacuation orders due to the Oakmont wildfire have been issued in Timberon, New Mexico, on Friday, May 3, 2024. The Tularosa Basin Regional Dispatch Authority has a mandatory evacuation alert in place for the area of Sacramento Drive and Paradise Valley Drive in Timberon

Tips for driving during dust storms in SE New Mexico

75 Views   CHAVES COUNTY, N.M. – If you live in southeastern New Mexico, you know the wind brings a lot of dirt. Dust storms create low visibility and it can be dangerous when driving. KOB 4 found out what to do if you’re caught in the middle.

Mesilla Valley farmers adapt amidst drought in the Southwest

59 Views   The Rio Grande is once again flowing down from Colorado through Southern New Mexico. But the water currently running is destined for use in Mexico and Texas, while New Mexico’s irrigation season won’t begin until June, as announced by the Elephant Butte Irrigation District.