Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the Plains and the mid-Atlantic to the Appalachians, strong thunderstorms are possible with gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

66°F

19°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jul 11:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Ruidoso Downs NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Ruidoso Downs NM
 33.35°N 105.56°W (Elev. 6214 ft)
5:13 pm MDT Jul 26, 2016
11pm MDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm MDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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