Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

Lat: 39.13389°NLon: 108.53861°WElev: 4859ft.

Fair

94°F

34°C

Humidity 6%
Wind Speed WNW 8 MPH
Barometer 30.14 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 26 Jun 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.14°N 108.71°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
2:34 pm MDT Jun 26, 2016
4pm MDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 3, 2016
 
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