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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.52793°NLon: 107.71961°WElev: 5512ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed E 3 MPH
Barometer 30.21 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 6:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.42°N 107.94°W (Elev. 9196 ft)
5:34 am MDT Aug 19, 2017
7am MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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