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Network: SNTL
Elevation: 10,280ft
Temperature: 29°
Snow Depth: 2"
Snow Past 24 hrs: "
Today's Forecast
↑31° ↓22°
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  • Dewpoint↓8° / ↑5°
  • Humidity↓31% / ↑50%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Clear before noon and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming mostly cloudy later into the evening.
No snow throughout the day.
No precipitation expected.
Winds SE 5 to 14 mph through the morning becoming NW 4 to 13 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 18 mph. Expected wind chill to be 3 to 18 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Thursday the 15th
↑38° ↓29°
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  • Dewpoint↓6° / ↑5°
  • Humidity↓22% / ↑38%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Mostly cloudy becoming clear through the morning, and then clear through the afternoon and evening.
No snow.
No precipitation expected today.
Winds variable at 3 to 10 mph through the morning becoming NW 4 to 13 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 16 mph. Expected wind chill to be 17 to 20 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Friday the 16th
↑39° ↓31°
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  • Dewpoint↓8° / ↑6°
  • Humidity↓20% / ↑31%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Clear becoming partly cloudy through the morning, and then overcast becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
No snow.
No precipitation expected today.
Winds W 9 to 20 mph through the morning becoming W 13 to 25 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 31 mph. Expected wind chill to be 17 to 21 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Saturday the 17th
↑39° ↓29°
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  • Dewpoint↓10° / ↑9°
  • Humidity↓22% / ↑45%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Partly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming partly cloudy into the evening.
No snow.
None expected.
Winds W 8 to 17 mph through the morning shifting to W 8 to 19 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 21 mph. Wind chill expected to be 15 to 21 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Sunday the 18th
↑34° ↓29°
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  • Dewpoint↓12° / ↑11°
  • Humidity↓39% / ↑45%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Partly cloudy becoming overcast through the morning, and then overcast becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
None expected.
None expected today.
Winds SW 7 to 16 mph through the morning shifting to W 6 to 15 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 20 mph. Expected wind chill to be 14 to 18 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Monday the 19th
↑36° ↓30°
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  • Dewpoint↓13° / ↑13°
  • Humidity↓40% / ↑50%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming clear into the evening.
None expected today.
None expected today.
Winds W 10 to 21 mph through the morning shifting to SW 6 to 15 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 26 mph. Expected wind chill to be 11 to 18 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
  • Last Update07 Nov @ 09:11
  • Snow Past 24 hrs0"
  • Snow Past 48 hrs0"
  • Season Total0"
  • Average Base Depth( Estimate ) 0"
  • Today's Snow Potential0"
Comments
None Reported
  • High Lift Elevation11,400ft
  • Base Elevation9,600ft
  • Vertical Drop1,800ft
  • Longest Trail2.7 miles
  • Trails0 of 55
  • Lifts0 of 10
  • Acreage0 of 750 ( 0% )
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNone Available
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Conditions
  • Humidity29%
  • Dewpoint14°
  • Sustained 3mph
  • Gusting 0mph
  • Visibility10.00 miles
  • Snow Depth2"
Comments
Fair
Location
Sierra Blanca Regional Airport, NM
  • Elevation10,397ft
  • UpdatedNov 14 @ 10:11
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Location
  • City: Ruidoso
  • State: New Mexico
  • Country: United States
October 31, 2018 - Western US Short and Long Range Weather Outlook
It's all in the video...

If you check our long range season outlook posted in September, we have it covered, snow happening as planned, and more to come as we expected, no surprises:



It's also helpful to stay updated via our forecasts for individual resorts, for the finer details.

Expanded Outlook

Wednesday
↑31° / ↓22°
iconWinds: SE 5 to 14 mph, then NW 4 to 13 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑29° / ↓22°
Sky
Clear through the morning.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the morning.
Winds
Morning winds SE 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Wind chill expected to be 3 to 11 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑27° / ↓25°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds NW 4 to 13 mph with gusts up to 16 mph. Wind chill expected to be 11 to 18 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 10,876ft
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Thursday
↑38° / ↓29°
iconWinds: variable 3 to 10 mph, then NW 4 to 13 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑37° / ↓31°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming clear through the morning.
Snow
No snow in the morning hours.
Precipitation
None expected in the morning hours.
Winds
Morning winds variable at 3 to 10 mph. Wind chill expected to be 17 to 19 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑32° / ↓29°
Sky
Clear into the evening.
Snow
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds NW 4 to 13 mph with gusts up to 16 mph. Wind chill expected to be 18 to 20 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 10,876ft
temperature graph
Friday
↑39° / ↓31°
iconWinds: W 9 to 20 mph, then W 13 to 25 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑38° / ↓33°
Sky
Clear becoming partly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
No snow through the morning.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Morning winds W 9 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Expected wind chill to be 17 to 21 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑33° / ↓32°
Sky
Overcast becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds W 13 to 25 mph with gusts up to 31 mph. Wind chill expected to be 17 to 17 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 10,876ft
temperature graph
Saturday
↑39° / ↓29°
iconWinds: W 8 to 17 mph, then W 8 to 19 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑38° / ↓37°
Sky
Partly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
None expected in the morning hours.
Precipitation
None expected through the morning.
Winds
Morning winds W 8 to 17 mph with gusts up to 21 mph. Wind chill expected to be 15 to 17 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑30° / ↓29°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming partly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
No snow through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds W 8 to 19 mph with gusts up to 24 mph. Expected wind chill to be 16 to 21 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 10,876ft
temperature graph
Sunday
↑34° / ↓29°
iconWinds: SW 7 to 16 mph, then W 6 to 15 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑33° / ↓32°
Sky
Partly cloudy becoming cloudy before noon.
Snow
None expected through the morning.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Morning winds SW 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Expected wind chill to be 15 to 17 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑30° / ↓29°
Sky
Cloudy becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds W 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 19 mph. Expected wind chill to be 14 to 18 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 10,876ft
temperature graph
Monday
↑36° / ↓30°
iconWinds: W 10 to 21 mph, then SW 6 to 15 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑34° / ↓33°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy before noon.
Snow
None expected through the morning.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the morning.
Winds
Morning winds W 10 to 21 mph with gusts up to 26 mph. Expected wind chill to be 11 to 14 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑32° / ↓31°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming clear through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
No snow through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 19 mph. Wind chill expected to be 13 to 18 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 10,876ft
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Snow Maker's Corner

Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature35°
  • Soil Low Temperature32°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature40°
  • Soil Low Temperature34°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature42°
  • Soil Low Temperature37°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature46°
  • Soil Low Temperature38°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature45°
  • Soil Low Temperature38°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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