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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains towards the Miss. River Valley on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Slight Risk for these areas. Isolated tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

Lat: 33.47°NLon: 105.53°WElev: 6811ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 1:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Ruidoso NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Isolated showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Memorial Day
Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Ruidoso NM
 33.37°N 105.64°W (Elev. 7123 ft)
3:23 am MDT May 24, 2015
2pm MDT May 24, 2015-6pm MDT May 30, 2015
 
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