Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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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

79°F

26°C

Humidity 17%
Wind Speed NNW 12 G 21 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 31 May 2:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Rifle CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Rifle CO
 39.61°N 107.77°W (Elev. 5797 ft)
2:02 pm MDT May 31, 2016
3pm MDT May 31, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 6, 2016
 
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