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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

Lat: 38.05°NLon: 103.51°WElev: 4193ft.

Mostly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1006.4 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 28 Mar 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta COSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 37. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 49. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 64. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. East northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 37. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 49. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 54. East northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta COSimilar City Names
 37.98°N 103.55°W (Elev. 4068 ft)
10:00 am MDT Mar 28, 2017
11am MDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm MDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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