Severe Weather in the High Plains; Heavy Rain/Flood Concerns in Parts of the East

Isolated strong to severe storms are possible with the possibility of severe gusts and hail from Montana southward through the central High Plains and into portions of the Texas Panhandle. A stationary front may bring the threat of thunderstorms with localized damaging gusts, more heavy rain and flash flooding to the Carolinas and the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Clear

75°F

24°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed ESE 14 MPH
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.24 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 06 Aug 04:53 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

Red Flag Warning August 6, 11:00am until August 6, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning August 7, 11:00am until August 7, 08:00pm
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  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 100 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.16°N 108.74°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
3:48 am MDT Aug 6, 2020
5am MDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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