Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Well Above Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A low pressure system off southern California will bring dry and windy conditions across Arizona today supporting critical fire weather. Southerly winds will allow the northern Plains to continue to see rather mild temperatures with highs nearing or exceeding 60 degrees over the next several days, about 20-30 degrees above average. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Clear

61°F

16°C

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed ESE 3 MPH
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.24 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 03 Mar 02:00 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Junction CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 53. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 59. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 53. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 59. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Junction CO
 39.07°N 108.56°W (Elev. 4587 ft)
1:39 pm MST Mar 3, 2021
2pm MST Mar 3, 2021-6pm MST Mar 9, 2021
 
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