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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible from Central Plains to Interior Northeast

A series of weather systems will bring showers and thunderstorms from the central and southern Plains to the Interior Northeast through midweek. A few of these storms could be severe and contain heavy rain that could lead to isolated flash flooding. Additional severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in southwestern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.52793°NLon: 107.71961°WElev: 5512ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 3 MPH
Barometer 30.21 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 May 4:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rifle CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Rifle CO
 39.55°N 107.79°W (Elev. 5404 ft)
1:06 am MDT May 30, 2017
5am MDT May 30, 2017-6pm MDT Jun 5, 2017
 
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