Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport (KSRR)

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

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 9:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Ruidoso NM

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 10 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Ruidoso NM
 33.34°N 105.69°W (Elev. 7198 ft)
1:30 am MDT Oct 24, 2020
9am MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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