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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Mostly Cloudy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 30.17 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 28 May 1:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Today

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before 5am, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
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 62. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.42°N 107.94°W (Elev. 9196 ft)
11:47 pm MDT May 27, 2015
11am MDT May 27, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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