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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Overcast and Breezy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed SE 25 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 20 Apr 7:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta COSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Windy, with a southeast wind around 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Windy, with a southeast wind 20 to 30 mph becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Windy, with a southeast wind around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Windy, with a southeast wind 20 to 30 mph becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta COSimilar City Names
 37.98°N 103.55°W (Elev. 4068 ft)
4:34 am MDT Apr 20, 2018
8am MDT Apr 20, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 26, 2018
 
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