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Severe weather possible across parts of Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday across the central and eastern Gulf Coast. Locally-damaging wind and large hail will be the main threats, with isolated tornadoes possible as well.
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Mostly Cloudy

39°F

4°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed ESE 5 MPH
Barometer 30.27 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 35°F (2°C)
Last update on 28 Apr 4:53 am MDT

Current conditions at

Rifle, Garfield County Regional Airport (KRIL)

Lat: 39.525°N Lon: 107.72722°W Elev: 5545ft.

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Grand Junction, CO Local Forecast Office

5 Miles N Rifle CO

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 5 Miles N Rifle CO
 39.61°N 107.77°W (Elev. 5797 ft)
Last Update: 5:48 am MDT Apr 28, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7am MDT Apr 28, 2015-6pm MDT May 4, 2015
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