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Severe Thunderstorms Returning to The Plains; Chance of Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic too

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic, there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest are keeping fire danger high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.87 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 6:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Rifle CO

Winter Weather Advisory until March 29, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until March 29, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow.  High near 36. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. High near 36. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 9am and 10am, then a slight chance of rain after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Rifle CO
 39.43°N 107.83°W (Elev. 7992 ft)
4:53 am MDT Mar 28, 2017
7am MDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm MDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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