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Widespread Precipitation for the Western U.S. While Rain Returns to the Gulf Coast Region

Rain and mountain snow showers will continue across the Western U.S. for the next couple days. Meanwhile, moisture will increase over Texas and the Deep South where locally heavy rainfall and minor flooding will be possible through midweek. Also, high fire danger will continue in the southern High Plains on Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed SSW 14 MPH
Barometer 29.64 in (1001.5 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 27 Feb 3:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 27. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.14°N 108.71°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
3:49 pm MST Feb 27, 2017
4pm MST Feb 27, 2017-6pm MST Mar 6, 2017
 
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