A strong ridge of high pressure will move east over New Mexico through mid week. Temperatures will average 15 to 25 degrees above normal, with record warmth peaking Wednesday and Thursday. Windy conditions will develop Thursday over eastern New Mexico where an elevated fire risk is possible. A few rain showers and very high elevation snow showers are possible Thursday and Friday, followed by a cooling trend for the weekend. A couple more light showers are possible in eastern New Mexico Sunday night and Monday.