Ruidoso, NM

4:26 PM MDT on April 25, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Wall Ranch West | | Change Station

Elev 6952 ft 33.34 °N, 105.66 °W | Updated 10 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
63.7 °F
Feels Like 63.7 °F
N
23.7
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 27.5 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.68 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Dew Point 23 °F
Humidity 21%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:20 AM 7:41 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KSRR 252215Z AUTO 31011G17KT 10SM BKN080 16/M02 A2968 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.68 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Dew Point 23 °F
Humidity 21%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:20 AM 7:41 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KSRR 252215Z AUTO 31011G17KT 10SM BKN080 16/M02 A2968 RMK AO2

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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 11:53 AM MDT Apr. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening...

* location... Central Highlands and eastern Lincoln County.

* Winds... west and southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55
mph, becoming northwest this afternoon.

* Timing... winds are expected to strengthen this afternoon, then
peak mid-afternoon before weakening but remaining breezy this
evening.

* Visibility... locally reduced at times in dust prone locations.

* Local impacts... strong cross winds will impact north to south
oriented roads. Light weight and unsecured objects may become
airborne.

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 Watch, Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:06 PM MDT Apr. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for strong winds and low relative humidities for fire weather
zones 055, 056, 111, 112, and 113...
... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through
Thursday evening for strong winds and low relative humidities...

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday
afternoon through Thursday evening.

* Winds... west-southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts over 50 mph
through this evening and westerly at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
40 mph on Thursday.

* Humidity... 9 to 15 percent.

* Highest threat Thursday... lowland locations south and east of a
line from Deming to Alamogordo.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.






154 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017 /1254 PM MDT Tue Apr 25 2017/

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/
this evening for relative humidity less than 15 percent, 20 foot
winds of 20 mph or more, and extreme fire danger...

* wind... west 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts in the plains. West
40 to 60 mph with higher gusts in the mountains.

* Humidity... 5 to 15 percent.

* Fire danger... extreme.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures can contribute
to dangerous fire behavior.