Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 5:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta COSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 96. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94. East wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta COSimilar City Names
 37.98°N 103.55°W (Elev. 4068 ft)
3:35 am MDT Aug 21, 2019
6am MDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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