Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 17%
Wind Speed NNW 6 MPH
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 27 Jul 1:05 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.17°N 108.72°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
12:03 pm MDT Jul 27, 2016
1pm MDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm MDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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