The National Weather Service has issued a fire weather warning for Monday afternoon.
Winds will be 30 mph and there will be close to no precipitation so fires are possible in the 98-degree heat.
“Don’t throw cigarettes out the car window. National Parks are still off limits. No campfires as it can cause problems,” said Troy Marshall, meteorologist with the National Weather Service office in Albuquerque.
There is also a 40-percent chance of thunderstorms and rain on Friday and a high near 90 degrees.
It’s good weather to stay inside and crank up the A/C.
Here’s a rundown for the week:
- Monday will be sunny and hot with a high of 98 degrees and a low of 64 degrees. Winds can get up to 30 miles per hour.
- Tuesday will be hot as well, with a high of 94 and a low of 63. Winds will get up to 15 miles per hour.
- Wednesday will be sunny and hot with a high near 97 and a low near 65. Winds will be at least 10 miles per hour.
- Thursday will continue to be hot with a high of 95 and a low of 65.
- Friday has a 40 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms with a high near 90 and a low of 65.