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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 12:55 am MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.49°N 107.92°W (Elev. 5197 ft)
10:40 pm MST Feb 20, 2017
1am MST Feb 21, 2017-6pm MST Feb 27, 2017
 
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