Bitter Cold Wind Chills Follow Departing Northeast Storm; Heavy Snow and High Winds in the West

Areas of heavy snow will linger across portions of New England and downwind of the Great Lakes into Monday. Bitter cold and gusty winds behind the departing storm are resulting in dangerous wind chill temperatures for much of the Northeast corner of the U.S. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact portions of Utah and Wyoming with high winds in the southwest Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

Lat: 38.05°NLon: 103.51°WElev: 4193ft.

Fair

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.59 in (1002.7 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 21 Jan 8:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

17 Miles SSE La Junta CO

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
17 Miles SSE La Junta CO
 37.75°N 103.42°W (Elev. 4298 ft)
7:16 am MST Jan 21, 2019
9am MST Jan 21, 2019-6pm MST Jan 27, 2019
 
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