Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch March 7, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

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 >

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

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

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 15%
Wind Speed W 16 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 24 Feb 1:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Carrizozo NM

Red Flag Warning until February 24, 05:00pm
Click here for hazard details and duration
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until February 24, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Fri

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Carrizozo NM
 33.69°N 105.92°W (Elev. 5233 ft)
4:16 am MST Feb 24, 2017
1pm MST Feb 24, 2017-6pm MST Mar 2, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database