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Long Duration Ice Storm continues in the Plains and Midwest

Widespread freezing rain persists for much of western Oklahoma, Kansas, northern Missouri, and western Iowa. To the north of the freezing rain, continuing snow; and to the south, heavy rain and the potential for severe thunderstorms. By Tuesday, freezing rain and snow moves into the Northeastern states; and a Pacific Northwest storm brings warmer temperatures, rain, and high elevation heavy snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Overcast

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed NNW 5 MPH
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 16 Jan 8:30 am MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Battlement Mesa CO

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.49°N 107.92°W (Elev. 5197 ft)
7:33 am MST Jan 16, 2017
9am MST Jan 16, 2017-6pm MST Jan 22, 2017
 
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