Powerhouse Storm Set for West; Severe Weather Threat the Next Several Days

The most significant of the recent Pacific storms to reach the West Coast will arrive this weekend, mainly Sunday into Monday. A number of hazards are expected, especially the heavy rain threat on Sunday across northern and central California that may result in flooding and debris flows near burn scars. These Pacific storms will produce severe weather the next several days east of the Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fair

10°C

50°F

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 1006.8 mb (29.82 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (24°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (48°F)
Last update 23 Oct 8:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

28 Miles NNE Model CO

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 6. West southwest wind 20 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 20. West wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming east northeast 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming south southwest 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 26. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. South southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 17. West northwest wind 20 to 30 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 6. West southwest wind 20 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 20. West wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming east northeast 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming south southwest 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 26. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. South southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 17. West northwest wind 20 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 1. North wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 15. North wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 0. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind around 15 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
28 Miles NNE Model CO
 37.71°N 104.07°W (Elev. 1584 m)
7:39 am MDT Oct 23, 2021
9am MDT Oct 23, 2021-6pm MDT Oct 29, 2021
 
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