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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 7:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Today

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Light west southwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.14°N 108.74°W (Elev. 4534 ft)
6:32 am MDT May 28, 2015
9am MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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