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Severe Thunderstorms Shift to Lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms in the central Plains with strong winds and hail will shift into the lower Mississippi Valley Friday afternoon and evening. Hot, dry winds will continue across the southern Plains while rain and high elevation snow continue in the West and the Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

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

Mostly Cloudy

45°F

7°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed WNW 14 MPH
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 23 Mar 11:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Rifle CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 9am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain showers after midnight, mixing with snow after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain showers likely before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 9am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers after midnight, mixing with snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Rifle CO
 39.61°N 107.77°W (Elev. 5797 ft)
11:05 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
11pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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