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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

Fair and Windy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed SW 30 G 41 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 10:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Capitan NM

High Wind Warning March 23, 11:00am until March 23, 09:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 49 by 5pm. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy. Mostly
    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing dust before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Windy. Areas
    Blowing Dust
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 57. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 49 by 5pm. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Areas of blowing dust before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Capitan NM
 33.58°N 105.55°W (Elev. 6499 ft)
4:15 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
10am MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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