Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport (KSRR)

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

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed W 10 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 12:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W Alto NM

Wind Advisory until March 2, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 2, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a southwest wind around 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 35. Windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.

    Clear and
    Windy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph decreasing to 35 to 40 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy then
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a southwest wind around 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 35. Windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph decreasing to 35 to 40 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles W Alto NM
 33.4°N 105.78°W (Elev. 10531 ft)
11:03 am MST Mar 2, 2024
12pm MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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