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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SSW 3 MPH
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 7:20 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Rifle CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Rifle CO
 39.43°N 107.83°W (Elev. 7992 ft)
5:21 am MDT Sep 26, 2017
7am MDT Sep 26, 2017-6pm MDT Oct 2, 2017
 
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