We have a nice one two combination heading for New Mexico over the next 24 hours. Moisture sliding up from the south combined with a low-pressure system moving in from the west will spread showers across the state. The areas first hit will be across western sections of the state overnight tonight. Here in the metro early Friday morning we will get the chance of showers and that chance for scattered storms will continue into the afternoon.
Some areas could pick over A half inch of rain over the next day or so. Skies will clear quickly clear late on Friday. As drier air rolls in. Here is a look at the overall rainfall projections. the most impressive thing about this image is how much of the state could pick up measurable rain. The numbers don’t look huge but anything helps.
The weekend looks largely dry with mostly sunny skies. The chance for storms will increase again but that won’t be until next week.