Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 16 Jan 12:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Ordway CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ordway CO
 38.22°N 103.77°W (Elev. 4318 ft)
10:59 am MST Jan 16, 2019
1pm MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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