Monsoon and Heavy Rain this Weekend

Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest to the central Rockies through midweek. A tropical wave is expected to move inland in South Texas today and bring widespread rainfall and thunderstorms to the region into Tuesday. Heavy rains also possible in the central Appalachians and southern Florida. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Partly Cloudy

22°C

72°F

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed E 6 MPH
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.32 mb)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 14 Aug 06:35 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Heavy Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 30 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Heavy Rain
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.17°N 108.72°W (Elev. 1371 m)
5:54 am MDT Aug 14, 2022
6am MDT Aug 14, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 20, 2022
 
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