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

Socorro Municipal Airport (KONM)

Lat: 34.03°NLon: 106.9°WElev: 4805ft.

Light Snow

-2°C

28°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 26 G 43 km/h
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint -6°C (21°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-9°C (16°F)
Last update 26 Oct 4:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles SSW Magdalena NM

Winter Storm Warning until October 28, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until October 28, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Southwest wind around 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9pm. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -7. West wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: -7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near -4. North wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 centimeters possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: -4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around -4. Northwest wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 8.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Southwest wind around 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9pm. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. Low around -7. West wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 centimeters possible.
Tuesday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near -4. North wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 centimeters possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -4. Northwest wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 11.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles SSW Magdalena NM
 33.88°N 107.41°W (Elev. 2108 m)
4:31 pm MDT Oct 26, 2020
4pm MDT Oct 26, 2020-6pm MST Nov 2, 2020
 
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