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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed ESE 8 MPH
Barometer 29.46 in (997.8 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 20 Jan 9:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers likely.  High near 37. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain showers likely between 2pm and 5pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 26. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers likely. High near 37. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain showers likely between 2pm and 5pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.17°N 108.72°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
6:49 pm MST Jan 20, 2017
10pm MST Jan 20, 2017-6pm MST Jan 27, 2017
 
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