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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

Lat: 39.13389°NLon: 108.53861°WElev: 4859ft.

Mostly Cloudy

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 10:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. East wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the evening.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. East wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.17°N 108.72°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
10:34 am MST Feb 20, 2018
11am MST Feb 20, 2018-6pm MST Feb 26, 2018
 
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