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Severe thunderstorms possible over the upper Midwest and Great Lakes, Heavy Rain and Flooding Possible over the Southwest U.S.

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the upper Midwest and Great Lakes Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rainfall possible. Over the Desert Southwest and portions of the Rockies, Monsoonal moisture will lead to locally heavy rainfall and the threat for flash flooding into midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Lt Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 9 MPH
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Jul 12:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Rifle CO

Flash Flood Watch until July 26, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until July 26, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 70. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Rifle CO
 39.43°N 107.83°W (Elev. 7992 ft)
11:48 pm MDT Jul 24, 2017
12am MDT Jul 25, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 30, 2017
 
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