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Severe Weather and Flooding Possible Saturday in the Mid-Mississippi & Lower Ohio River Valleys

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain across parts of the southern & central Plains to the lower Ohio & Tennessee Valleys on Saturday. Strong tornadoes, extremely large hail, and widespread damaging winds are possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 6%
Wind Speed SSW 13 MPH
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 26 May 5:05 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Rifle CO

Red Flag Warning until May 26, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until May 26, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Fri

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Rifle CO
 39.53°N 107.73°W (Elev. 5397 ft)
2:51 pm MDT May 26, 2017
5pm MDT May 26, 2017-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2017
 
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