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Severe Thunderstorms Shift to Lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms in the central Plains with strong winds and hail will shift into the lower Mississippi Valley Friday afternoon and evening. Hot, dry winds will continue across the southern Plains while rain and high elevation snow continue in the West and the Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NNE 7 MPH
Barometer 29.83 in (1007.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 23 Mar 10:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.
Saturday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.14°N 108.74°W (Elev. 4534 ft)
8:50 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
11pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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