Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Lt Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SSW 9 MPH
Barometer 30.15 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 01 May 9:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Areas Fog

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Scattered snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.38°N 107.94°W (Elev. 10026 ft)
9:32 pm MDT May 1, 2016
10pm MDT May 1, 2016-6pm MDT May 8, 2016
 
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