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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 6:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta CO

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east 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 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta CO
 37.99°N 103.52°W (Elev. 4094 ft)
11:40 pm MDT Aug 21, 2017
7am MDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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