Excessive Heat Lingers in Southern Arizona; Critical Fire Weather; Tropical Depression Cristobal

Excessive heat will continue Friday across southern Arizona with triple digit high temperatures. Critical fire weather is forecast across large portions of the Desert Southwest Friday with low humidity and gusty winds. Tropical Depression Cristobal is forecast to re-emerge over the southern Gulf of Mexico Friday and move north into the north-central Gulf of Mexico this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

Lat: 39.13389°NLon: 108.53861°WElev: 4859ft.

Clear

28°C

82°F

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed SSW 4 MPH
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.21 mb)
Dewpoint -2°C (29°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 04 Jun 09:20 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Orchard Mesa CO

Red Flag Warning June 5, 12:00pm until June 5, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 34. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south southwest 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 34 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers after 3pm.  High near 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. South wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the evening.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 34. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south southwest 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Saturday
Showers before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers after 3pm. High near 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. South wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 11.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Orchard Mesa CO
 39°N 108.61°W (Elev. 1828 m)
8:18 pm MDT Jun 4, 2020
10pm MDT Jun 4, 2020-6pm MDT Jun 11, 2020
 
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