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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruidoso Regional (KSRR)

Lat: 33.47°NLon: 105.53°WElev: 6811ft.

Fair and Windy

18°C

64°F

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed SW 48 G 67 km/h
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint -12°C (10°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Mar 10:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Carrizozo NM

Wind Advisory March 23, 11:00am until March 23, 09:00pm
Red Flag Warning March 23, 12:00pm until March 23, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Windy, with a south wind 40 to 45 km/h increasing to 50 to 55 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Isolated
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing dust before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 55 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a northwest wind 30 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 20 to 30 km/h becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 21.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Windy, with a south wind 40 to 45 km/h increasing to 50 to 55 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Areas of blowing dust before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 55 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a northwest wind 30 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 20 to 30 km/h becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
Carrizozo NM
 33.65°N 105.89°W (Elev. 1641 m)
4:15 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
10am MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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