Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Jun 9:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Battlement Mesa CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Battlement Mesa CO
 39.49°N 107.92°W (Elev. 5197 ft)
9:03 pm MDT Jun 28, 2016
9pm MDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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