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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed SW 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 23 Feb 9:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Capitan NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 27. West wind around 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 27. West wind around 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Windy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Capitan NM
 33.5°N 105.65°W (Elev. 6886 ft)
4:15 pm MST Feb 23, 2017
10pm MST Feb 23, 2017-6pm MST Mar 2, 2017
 
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