Tropical Storm Forecast to Impact Southeast US This Weekend

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen to a Tropical Storm. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States and dangerous rip currents. Flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed N 10 MPH
Barometer 29.87 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 4:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Memorial Day
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.17°N 108.72°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
2:18 pm MDT May 27, 2016
5pm MDT May 27, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 3, 2016
 
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