Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.525°NLon: 107.72722°WElev: 5545ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed ESE 3 MPH
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 01 Oct 7:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Windy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Windy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.38°N 107.94°W (Elev. 10026 ft)
5:33 am MDT Oct 1, 2016
8am MDT Oct 1, 2016-6pm MDT Oct 7, 2016
 
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