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Forecast Outlook - 5/17/22

Staying Warm Before a Cold Front Moves In
Your Tuesday evening forecast.
Published: May. 17, 2022 at 5:31 AM PDT|Updated: May. 17, 2022 at 12:40 PM PDT
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High temperatures stay in the upper 90s and low 100s around the Las Vegas Valley through Thursday. More wind will usher in cooler air for the start of the weekend.

Highs Tuesday afternoon are running in the upper 90s and low 100s around the Las Vegas Valley. The breeze picks up this afternoon with gusts in the 20-30 mph range.

Wednesday brings us less wind with the forecast high holding at 98°. Stronger wind picks up Thursday with gusts in the 30-40 mph range. That wind will help push temperatures up even more with a forecast high of 101° in Las Vegas. This would be the first official 100° day of the year at Reid International Airport.

Cooler air arrives on Friday, bringing our high temperature down into the mid to upper 80s. It will remain breezy on Friday with gusts in the 20-30 mph range. The wind isn’t looking as strong this weekend with high temperatures on the rise again. Saturday tops out at 89° with Sunday at 95°. Temperatures are back up around 100° as we head into early next week.