Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

63°F

17°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 6:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Capitan NM

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Capitan NM
 33.5°N 105.65°W (Elev. 6798 ft)
5:12 am MDT Jul 23, 2016
7am MDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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