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Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley & Southeast

A few severe thunderstorms are possible over Texas, the lower Mississippi Valley, and Southeast into Sunday. Locally heavy rainfall and flash flooding may also occur in these areas. Elsewhere, rain and higher elevation snow will develop from Idaho into western Montana by Sunday evening, followed by cooling temperatures and a changeover to snow for most of the northern Rockies by Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fog/Mist

40°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 22 Apr 5:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

La Junta CO

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
La Junta CO
 37.99°N 103.52°W (Elev. 4094 ft)
3:41 am MDT Apr 22, 2018
6am MDT Apr 22, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 28, 2018
 
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