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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NE 6 MPH
Barometer 30.11 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 04 Jul 9:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Rifle CO

  • Overnight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the morning.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Rifle CO
 39.43°N 107.83°W (Elev. 7992 ft)
8:47 pm MDT Jul 4, 2015
11pm MDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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