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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Partly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 29 May 3:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta CO

  • Today

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta CO
 37.99°N 103.52°W (Elev. 4094 ft)
3:41 am MDT May 29, 2015
5am MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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