Heavy Snow Moving into the Great Lakes; Locally Heavy Rain with Mountain Snow Out West

A quick-moving weather system will continue to produce locally heavy snow across the Great Lakes today. Meanwhile, a series of storm systems will keep the West wet through this weekend, with several rounds of rainfall and widespread heavy snowfall across the terrain from the Cascades and Sierra to the central Rockies. Back East, freezing rain will develop across the Appalachians tonight. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lamar Municipal Airport (KLAA)

Lat: 38.07°NLon: 102.69°WElev: 3684ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Dec 12:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

22 Miles SSE La Junta CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
22 Miles SSE La Junta CO
 37.68°N 103.39°W (Elev. 4554 ft)
12:43 pm MST Dec 12, 2019
1pm MST Dec 12, 2019-6pm MST Dec 18, 2019
 
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