Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Watches are in effect across this region.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.38°NLon: -107.94°WElev: 5545ft.

Fair

1°F

-17°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 5 MPH
Barometer 30.57 in (1043.7 mb)
Dewpoint -4°F (-20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-9°F (-23°C)
Last update 06 Feb 5:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -10. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 15 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 32. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -10. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 15 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 32. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.38°N 107.94°W (Elev. 10026 ft)
5:17 am MST Feb 6, 2016
6am MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 12, 2016
 
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