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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Lt Rain

54°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NE 10 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 2:05 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Rifle CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then isolated showers between 9pm and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southeast  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then isolated showers between 9pm and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Rifle CO
 39.53°N 107.73°W (Elev. 5397 ft)
12:20 pm MDT Sep 23, 2017
2pm MDT Sep 23, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 29, 2017
 
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