Severe Thunderstorms in the Southeast U.S. Saturday; Flash Flooding Threat for the Northern Gulf Coast

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms appear possible across portions of the Southeast and Carolinas on Saturday where a Slight Risk (Level 2 of 5) has been issued. A Slight Risk Excessive Rainfall Outlook (Level 2 of 4) has been issued for part of the northern Gulf Coast Saturday due to the threat of flash, urban, and riverine flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fair and Breezy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 17%
Wind Speed SE 23 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 18 May 4:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta COSimilar City Names

  • This Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East southeast wind around 15 mph.

    High: 89 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Low: 52 °F

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    High: 91 °F

    Becoming
    Sunny

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Low: 53 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    High: 88 °F

    Sunny

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Low: 54 °F

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    High: 80 °F

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Low: 45 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    High: 79 °F

    Sunny

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 50. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta COSimilar City Names
 37.98°N 103.55°W (Elev. 4068 ft)
5:26 pm MDT May 18, 2024
5pm MDT May 18, 2024-6pm MDT May 25, 2024
 
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