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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Sunday for the northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Severe weather will be possible Sunday across much of the northern Plains. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted Slight and Moderate Risks mainly for large hail and damaging winds, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Upper Midwest, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible over the next 24 hours.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed WSW 7 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 Jul 8:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.17°N 108.72°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
7:48 am MDT Jul 5, 2015
10am MDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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