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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding in the Southwest and Central U.S.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 27 Jul 10:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Rifle CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday 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 59. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday 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 59. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Rifle CO
 39.53°N 107.73°W (Elev. 5397 ft)
9:18 am MDT Jul 27, 2017
11am MDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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