Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

Lat: 38.05°NLon: 103.51°WElev: 4193ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

37°F

3°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 29 Apr 11:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow before 2pm, then rain.  High near 40. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest 15 to 20 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 3am, then a slight chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow before 2pm, then rain. High near 40. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 3am, then a slight chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta CO
 37.99°N 103.52°W (Elev. 4094 ft)
11:41 am MDT Apr 29, 2016
12pm MDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm MDT May 5, 2016
 
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