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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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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

69°F

21°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed NE 6 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 12:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Rifle CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Rifle CO
 39.61°N 107.77°W (Elev. 5797 ft)
12:33 pm MDT May 27, 2015
2pm MDT May 27, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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