Life-Threatening Storm Surge, Devastating Wind Damage, and Considerable Flooding Expected with Major Hurricane Ian

Major Hurricane Ian will approach the west coast of Florida into Wednesday. Life-threatening storm surge is likely with the highest risk from Naples to Sarasota. Devastating wind damage is expected near the core of Ian. Considerable flooding is expected with widespread, prolonged moderate to major river flooding expected across central Florida. Tornadoes are possible in central and south Florida. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Clear

57°F

14°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.3 in (1026.08 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Sep 06:20 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Fruita CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Fruita CO
 39.17°N 108.69°W (Elev. 4570 ft)
5:50 am MDT Sep 28, 2022
6am MDT Sep 28, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 4, 2022
 
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