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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed W 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 21 Feb 11:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

La Junta CO

Fire Weather Watch February 22, 11:00am until February 22, 06:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of rain before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Blustery then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow, mixing with rain after 10am, then gradually ending.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of rain before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of snow, mixing with rain after 10am, then gradually ending. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta CO
 37.99°N 103.52°W (Elev. 4094 ft)
11:51 am MST Feb 21, 2017
12pm MST Feb 21, 2017-6pm MST Feb 27, 2017
 
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