Rio Rancho, NM

6:52 PM MDT on May 25, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Loma Colorado | | Change Station

Elev 5276 ft 35.26 °N, 106.66 °W | Updated 29 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
84.6 °F
Feels Like 82 °F
N
14.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 10000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 20000 ft
Heat Index 82 °F
Dew Point 13 °F
Humidity 7%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:11 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KAEG 260047Z 23021G31KT 10SM SCT100 BKN200 27/M12 A2980
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 10000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 20000 ft
Heat Index 82 °F
Dew Point 13 °F
Humidity 7%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:11 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KAEG 260047Z 23021G31KT 10SM SCT100 BKN200 27/M12 A2980

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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 11:46 AM MDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening...

* location... western and central mountains and adjacent Highlands,
and the middle Rio Grande, Estancia and Tularosa valleys as well
as Guadalupe County.

* Winds... southwest increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 45
to 50 mph.

* Timing... winds will reach advisory levels around midday or early
afternoon, persist until around sunset, then slowly diminish.

* Visibility... locally reduced to 3 to 5 miles in blowing dust.

* Local impacts... Interstate 40 from the Arizona border east to
around Santa Rosa will be susceptible to strong winds.
Interstate 25 from the southern Socorro County border north to
Bernalillo and algondones will also be prone to strong winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Motorists should exercise caution while travelling. Sudden gusts
of wind may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
attention should be given to cross winds.





Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:56 PM MDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this
evening...
... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 9 PM MDT
Friday...

* area and timing... northwest and west Central Highlands, middle
Rio Grande Valley, Sandia, Manzano and Gallinas Mountains, and
east Central Plains. Critical conditions to persist until around
sunset this evening, then redevelop Friday late morning and
persist until Friday evening.

* 20 foot winds... southwest and west 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to
50 mph through sunset. Southwest at 20 to 30 mph with gusts up
to 40 mph on Friday.

* Relative humidity... ranging from 5 to 10 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
and will be hard to control. Long range spotting and extreme
fire behavior will be possible. Outdoor burning should not be
done.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this red flag warning.