Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 1:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Grand Junction CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 3am.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain showers before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Patchy fog between 2am and 5am. Low around 27. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of snow showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers after noon.  Patchy fog between 8am and 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 3am. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
Rain showers before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely. Patchy fog between 2am and 5am. Low around 27. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of snow showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers after noon. Patchy fog between 8am and 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
M.L.King Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Grand Junction CO
 39.13°N 108.54°W (Elev. 4862 ft)
11:34 am MST Jan 16, 2019
2pm MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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