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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Mostly Cloudy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SSE 6 MPH
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 24 Apr 4:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Periods of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Chance Snow

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Periods of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.38°N 107.94°W (Elev. 10026 ft)
3:21 am MDT Apr 24, 2017
4am MDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm MDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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