Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roswell International Air Center Airport (KROW)

Lat: 33.31°NLon: 104.51°WElev: 3622ft.

Fog/Mist

32°F

0°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 12 Dec 6:51 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Roswell NM

High Wind Watch December 12, 10:00pm until December 13, 05:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow after 11pm.  Areas of blowing snow after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am.  Areas of blowing snow before 11am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 49. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow after 11pm. Areas of blowing snow after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am. Areas of blowing snow before 11am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 49. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Roswell NM
 33.37°N 104.53°W (Elev. 3609 ft)
4:16 am MST Dec 12, 2018
7am MST Dec 12, 2018-6pm MST Dec 18, 2018
 
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