Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport (KSRR)

Lat: 33.47°NLon: 105.53°WElev: 6759ft.

A Few Clouds

68°F

20°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed E 13 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 2:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Ruidoso NM

Red Flag Warning May 10, 02:00pm until May 10, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Ruidoso NM
 33.34°N 105.69°W (Elev. 7198 ft)
5:32 am MDT May 9, 2021
2pm MDT May 9, 2021-6pm MDT May 15, 2021
 
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