Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed VRBL 5 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 9:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Battlement Mesa CO

Flash Flood Watch until May 27, 12:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 27, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Memorial Day
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.49°N 107.92°W (Elev. 5197 ft)
8:32 am MDT May 27, 2016
10am MDT May 27, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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