Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Partly Cloudy

1°C

34°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed ESE 16 MPH
Barometer 30.16 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-4°C (24°F)
Last update 17 Jan 9:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Junction CO

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. East wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 4 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 1am, then snow, possibly mixed with rain.  Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around -2. East wind around 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of snow between 7am and 11am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. East wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Rain before 1am, then snow, possibly mixed with rain. Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around -2. East wind around 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of snow between 7am and 11am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
M.L.King Day
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 0.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -10.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Junction CO
 39.09°N 108.56°W (Elev. 1412 m)
10:05 am MST Jan 17, 2019
10am MST Jan 17, 2019-6pm MST Jan 23, 2019
 
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