Dangerous Heat and Humidity Over The East

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over much of the east over the next couple of days. Afternoon high temperatures are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. The dangerous heat wave will impact major I-95 cities from North Carolina to New York. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Jul 9:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta CO

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 98. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 98. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta CO
 37.99°N 103.52°W (Elev. 4094 ft)
8:25 am MDT Jul 25, 2016
10am MDT Jul 25, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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