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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed S 7 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1004.5 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 04 Jul 7:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Junction CO

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the morning.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Junction CO
 39.09°N 108.56°W (Elev. 4633 ft)
6:33 pm MDT Jul 4, 2015
9pm MDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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