Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport (KSRR)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 17 Jan 4:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W Alto NM

High Wind Warning January 18, 08:00am until January 18, 06:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 26. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Windy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph increasing to 45 to 50 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a northwest wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 26. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph increasing to 45 to 50 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a northwest wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Windy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Breezy.
Thursday
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)
4:25 pm MST Jan 17, 2019
5pm MST Jan 17, 2019-6pm MST Jan 24, 2019
 
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