Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Watches are in effect across this region.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.42°NLon: -107.94°WElev: 5545ft.

Fair

2°F

-17°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.60 in (1044.8 mb)
Dewpoint -3°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 06 Feb 7:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 33. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 33. North wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.42°N 107.94°W (Elev. 9196 ft)
8:32 am MST Feb 6, 2016
8am MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 12, 2016
 
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