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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport (KSRR)

Lat: 33.47°NLon: 105.53°WElev: 6759ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 Jul 9:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Ruidoso NM

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Ruidoso NM
 33.37°N 105.64°W (Elev. 7123 ft)
4:15 am MDT Jul 21, 2017
9am MDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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