Snow & Ice Across the Rockies & Plains; Zeta Forecast to Head Toward the Gulf Coast

Snow and ice will continue over the central and southern Rockies and eastward into the High Plains through Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Farther west, critical to extreme fire weather conditions are expected in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, and California. Elsewhere, Zeta is forecast to be at or near hurricane strength as it approaches the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport (KSRR)

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

Light Rain

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 26 Oct 7:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Capitan NM

Winter Weather Advisory until October 28, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until October 28, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 3pm, then snow and sleet likely after 3pm.  High near 35. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 12. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -3. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 24 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 28.

    Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 3pm, then snow and sleet likely after 3pm. High near 35. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. Low around 12. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -3. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Capitan NM
 33.55°N 105.58°W (Elev. 6414 ft)
3:02 am MDT Oct 26, 2020
7am MDT Oct 26, 2020-6pm MST Nov 1, 2020
 
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