Cold Front to Bring Cooling and Heavy Rain in the East; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A slow moving cold front will bring temperatures back to near normal early this week in the East. Strong to severe storms ahead of the front may produce damaging winds and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding. Strengthening high pressure in the West will produce surging monsoon moisture with potential for flash flooding. Heat may become excessive in the Desert Southwest this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Fair

100°F

38°C

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed WSW 7 MPH
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 22 Jul 4:20 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Junction CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 96. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 96. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Junction CO
 39.07°N 108.56°W (Elev. 4587 ft)
2:50 pm MDT Jul 22, 2019
5pm MDT Jul 22, 2019-6pm MDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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