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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Lt Snow, Fog

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 3 MPH
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 9:20 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO

Winter Weather Advisory until February 24, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 24, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Low around 14. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow between 9am and 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 18. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Chance Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Widespread blowing snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Low around 14. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow between 9am and 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 18. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Widespread blowing snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Widespread blowing snow before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.42°N 107.94°W (Elev. 9196 ft)
9:05 pm MST Feb 23, 2017
9pm MST Feb 23, 2017-6pm MST Mar 2, 2017
 
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