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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Partly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed W 8 MPH
Barometer 29.70 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 3:05 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Junction CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. 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 40.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Junction CO
 39.09°N 108.56°W (Elev. 4633 ft)
1:51 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
3pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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