Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.43°NLon: -107.83°WElev: 5545ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed ESE 7 MPH
Barometer 30.10 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 14 Feb 1:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Rifle CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Rifle CO
 39.43°N 107.83°W (Elev. 7992 ft)
11:17 am MST Feb 14, 2016
2pm MST Feb 14, 2016-6pm MST Feb 20, 2016
 
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