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Coastal storm will bring wind, rain, and wintry precipitation to the East Coast and New England this week

A strengthening storm system will move from the Southeast U.S. to off the Mid-Atlantic Coast by Monday evening. This storm will bring soaking rains and strong winds to much of the Eastern Seaboard through Tuesday. Interior sections of the Northeast could receive significant snow. Also, the prolonged period of strong onshore winds will result in coastal flooding for the Mid-Atlantic & New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.525°NLon: 107.72722°WElev: 5545ft.

Overcast

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.86 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 11:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rifle CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow likely before noon, then rain likely between noon and 5pm, then rain and snow likely after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Rain and snow likely before noon, then rain likely between noon and 5pm, then rain and snow likely after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Rifle CO
 39.55°N 107.79°W (Elev. 5404 ft)
11:33 pm MST Jan 22, 2017
12am MST Jan 23, 2017-6pm MST Jan 28, 2017
 
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