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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed ESE 5 MPH
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 20 Feb 6:20 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Rifle CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 3pm, then a chance of rain showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers.  High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 3pm, then a chance of rain showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Snow showers. High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Rifle CO
 39.43°N 107.83°W (Elev. 7992 ft)
5:05 pm MST Feb 20, 2017
6pm MST Feb 20, 2017-6pm MST Feb 27, 2017
 
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