Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorm And Heavy Rain In The Plains On Monday

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce severe thunderstorms on Monday in the central and southern Plains. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, flash flooding, and large tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through Okla. into southern Kansas. Residents here should make a severe weather plan today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

A Few Clouds and Breezy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed S 24 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1004.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 5:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta COSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Windy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a southeast wind 20 to 25 mph becoming east southeast 10 to 15 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Windy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a southeast wind 20 to 25 mph becoming east southeast 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta COSimilar City Names
 37.98°N 103.55°W (Elev. 4068 ft)
2:42 pm MDT May 19, 2019
6pm MDT May 19, 2019-6pm MDT May 26, 2019
 
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