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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible from Central Plains to Interior Northeast

A series of weather systems will bring showers and thunderstorms from the central and southern Plains to the Interior Northeast through midweek. A few of these storms could be severe and contain heavy rain that could lead to isolated flash flooding. Additional severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in southwestern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.52793°NLon: 107.71961°WElev: 5512ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 May 7:05 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rifle CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 81. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 81. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Rifle CO
 39.52°N 107.78°W (Elev. 5338 ft)
5:07 am MDT May 30, 2017
7am MDT May 30, 2017-6pm MDT Jun 5, 2017
 
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