Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Locally Heavy Rain in Southwest; Air Quality Issues in Northwest

Major Hurricane Lane continues to inch closer to Hawaii with Hurricane Warning in effect for Hawaii County, Hurricane Watches for Maui County and Oahu and a flash flood watch for all of Hawaii. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture may produce locally heavy rain and flash flooding in the Four Corners. Finally, air quality concerns persist across the Northwest with smoke from ongoing western wildfires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport (KSRR)

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

66°F

19°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.42 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 Aug 8:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Ruidoso NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Ruidoso NM
 33.34°N 105.67°W (Elev. 6873 ft)
4:15 pm MDT Aug 21, 2018
9pm MDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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