Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

RICHFIELD MUNICPAL AIRPORT (KRIF)

Lat: 38.74°NLon: 112.1°WElev: 5299ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 8:01 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Gunnison UTSimilar City Names

Red Flag Warning August 20, 12:00pm until August 20, 10:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Widespread smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Smoke

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 8 to 16 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 7 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 8 to 16 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 7 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Gunnison UTSimilar City Names
 39.16°N 111.81°W (Elev. 5190 ft)
8:45 am MDT Aug 20, 2018
8am MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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