Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding are likely once again from the Southern Plains to the Midwest today. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast through the Memorial Day weekend. Above normal temperatures will lead to a heat wave across the Southeastern states into early next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 8:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Ordway CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Ordway CO
 38.22°N 103.77°W (Elev. 4318 ft)
6:58 am MDT May 24, 2019
9am MDT May 24, 2019-6pm MDT May 30, 2019
 
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