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Last Map Update: Thu, Jan. 18, 2018 at 9:17:03 am MST

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Temperature fluctuations go haywire with near record highs across eastern NM Friday leading to bitter cold Sunday after a potent Pacific winter storm system moves across the state.
Today will be a pleasant January day across the Land of Enchantment with sunny skies and highs in the 50s for most. Warmer temperatures in-store Friday with a big cool down by Sunday.
Temperatures Friday will be 15 to 25 degrees above normal over northeastern NM. Highs will be near records between Tucumcari and Clayton.
A Pacific cold front will bring in much colder air and windy conditions Sunday morning. Wind chill values will be in the single digits and teens across New Mexico, with a few spots west of the continental divide feeling like its below zero!
A winter storm system will approach from the west Saturday and force a potent cold front through NM Saturday night. Rain and mountain snow will change to snow in all areas as sharply colder air moves in behind the front. Snow may continue over northeastern NM Sunday.
Yesterday's observed high and low temperatures, and precipitation across northern and central New Mexico.

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