Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

54°F

12°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 24 May 2:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NM

Fire Weather Watch May 25, 12:00pm until May 25, 09:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 50. West wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 50. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Memorial Day
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NM
 33.5°N 105.38°W (Elev. 5830 ft)
5:12 pm MDT May 23, 2016
2am MDT May 24, 2016-6pm MDT May 30, 2016
 
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