Heavy Rainfall to Develop Along the Gulf Coast; Excessive Heat Lingers in the Southwest U.S.

Excessive heat will continue today across parts of the Southwest; the persistent hot and dry weather will also support critical fire danger over the Great Basin. Elsewhere, severe thunderstorms are possible today over the Mississippi Valley. Tropical downpours are expected in many areas from Louisiana eastward to Florida as early as Saturday as Cristobal moves over the Gulf of Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Clear

66°F

19°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed E 12 MPH
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 Jun 04:50 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Junction CO

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

    Today: Increasing clouds and hot, with a high near 97. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Low around 63. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east southeast 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 78. Windy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south southwest 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds and hot, with a high near 97. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Low around 63. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east southeast 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 78. Windy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south southwest 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Junction CO
 39.09°N 108.56°W (Elev. 4633 ft)
4:18 am MDT Jun 5, 2020
5am MDT Jun 5, 2020-6pm MDT Jun 11, 2020
 
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