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Severe Weather and Flash Flooding Possible Across Parts of the South; Heavy Snows in the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the couple of days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

Light Snow and Windy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SW 29 G 43 mph
Barometer 29.51 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 21 Jan 7:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles NNW Bent NM

Wind Advisory January 21, 11:00am until January 22, 05:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Windy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 18 to 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 14 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 43. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Windy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 18 to 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 14 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 43. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles NNW Bent NM
 33.34°N 106.02°W (Elev. 4882 ft)
2:59 am MST Jan 21, 2017
7am MST Jan 21, 2017-6pm MST Jan 27, 2017
 
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