Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

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

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1005.8 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 7:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles S Eads CO

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles S Eads CO
 38.31°N 102.79°W (Elev. 3947 ft)
7:49 am MDT May 17, 2022
8am MDT May 17, 2022-6pm MDT May 23, 2022
 
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