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Cold Front Slowly Moves East On Sunday

A slow moving cold front is cutting through the Central U.S today. Behind the cold front, unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snow is occurring. Ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer running 15 to 20 degrees above normal with some daily records expected. The front separating these extremes will be the focal point for locally heavy rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NW 3 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 8:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rifle CO

Freeze Warning September 24, 10:00pm until September 25, 09:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

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

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Rifle CO
 39.52°N 107.78°W (Elev. 5338 ft)
8:05 am MDT Sep 24, 2017
9am MDT Sep 24, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 30, 2017
 
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