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Widespread Precipitation for the Western U.S. While Rain Returns to the Gulf Coast Region

Rain and mountain snow showers will continue across the Western U.S. for the next couple days. Meanwhile, moisture will increase over Texas and the Deep South where locally heavy rainfall and minor flooding will be possible through midweek. Also, high fire danger will continue in the southern High Plains on Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed W 20 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 27 Feb 2:55 am MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Ruidoso Downs NM

High Wind Watch February 28, 10:00am until February 28, 07:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Ruidoso Downs NM
 33.35°N 105.56°W (Elev. 6250 ft)
4:14 pm MST Feb 26, 2017
3am MST Feb 27, 2017-6pm MST Mar 5, 2017
 
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