Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Overcast

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 3 MPH
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 Dec 6:35 am MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Areas of blowing snow between 9pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Low around 6. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 10 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Chance Snow

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Areas of blowing snow between 9pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Low around 6. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.42°N 107.94°W (Elev. 9196 ft)
4:20 am MST Dec 5, 2016
7am MST Dec 5, 2016-6pm MST Dec 11, 2016
 
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