Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 3:05 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Grand Junction CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Widespread smoke. Clear, with a low around 60. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Smoke

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Widespread smoke, mainly before 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 94. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Smoke

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Widespread smoke. Clear, with a low around 60. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Widespread smoke, mainly before 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 94. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Grand Junction CO
 39.07°N 108.56°W (Elev. 4587 ft)
10:49 pm MDT Aug 19, 2018
3am MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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