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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center has an area of Slight Risk highlighted in Texas for the area with the greatest risk of severe weather; tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NE 6 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 24 May 12:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rifle CO

  • Overnight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Rifle CO
 39.52°N 107.78°W (Elev. 5338 ft)
1:02 am MDT May 24, 2015
11pm MDT May 23, 2015-6pm MDT May 30, 2015
 
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