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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible from Central Plains to Interior Northeast

A series of weather systems will bring showers and thunderstorms from the central and southern Plains to the Interior Northeast through midweek. A few of these storms could be severe and contain heavy rain that could lead to isolated flash flooding. Additional severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in southwestern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Partly Cloudy and Breezy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NE 24 G 36 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 7:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta COSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South 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)
7:56 pm MDT May 29, 2017
8pm MDT May 29, 2017-6pm MDT Jun 5, 2017
 
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