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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

Breezy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SW 22 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 7 Dec 12:35 am MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Capitan NM

Wind Advisory until December 7, 01:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until December 7, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Wed

    Wind Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Capitan NM
 33.58°N 105.55°W (Elev. 6499 ft)
4:13 pm MST Dec 6, 2016
1am MST Dec 7, 2016-6pm MST Dec 13, 2016
 
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