Potential For Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Weather Over The Central Part Of The Country Over The Holiday Weekend

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the potential for several rounds of heavy rainfall over the weekend. The potential exists for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Severe thunderstorms will also be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Lt Rain

64°F

18°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SW 6 MPH
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 01 Jul 7:30 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 62. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.14°N 108.74°W (Elev. 4534 ft)
5:49 pm MDT Jul 1, 2016
8pm MDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 8, 2016
 
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