Watches, Warnings & Advisories

2 products issued by NWS for: 15 Miles S La Junta CO

Heat Advisory

National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1010 AM MDT Sun Jul 14 2024

Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-Western Kiowa
County-Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-Lamar
Vicinity/Prowers County-
Including Ordway, Rocky Ford, Eads, Sheridan Lake, Lamar, Las
Animas, Olney Springs, and La Junta
1010 AM MDT Sun Jul 14 2024


* WHAT...High temperatures are expected to be 100-107 degrees this

* WHERE...Kiowa, Crowley, Otero, Bent, and Prowers counties.

* WHEN...Until 8 PM MDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures may cause heat illnesses.


Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of
the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.

Take extra precautions when outside. Wear lightweight and loose
fitting clothing. Try to limit strenuous activities to early morning
or evening. Take action when you see symptoms of heat exhaustion and
heat stroke.



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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1025 AM MDT Sun Jul 14 2024

Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
1025 AM MDT Sun Jul 14 2024

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Dangerous and near record heat continues today, with Heat
Advisories in place over El Paso, Pueblo, Crowley, Otero, Kiowa,
Bent, Prowers, and eastern Fremont counties from 10 AM through 8
PM tonight. Readings of 100F to 107F are expected across these
areas. Vulnerable populations and people needing to spend time
outdoors should drink plenty of fluids, wear loose fitting and
light colored clothing, and spend time in the shade and take
breaks in the air conditioning if possible. Please do not leave
people or animals unattended in vehicles today!

A Red Flag Warning for Dry Lightning has been issued for Lake,
Chaffee, and Teller counties, where dry conditions and isolated to
scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and early
this evening. Fire starts from dry thunderstorms will be possible
in these areas today! Isolated showers and thunderstorms are
possible elsewhere across the district today as well, and will
likely produce more outflow winds, with gusts up to 50 mph, than
meaningful rainfall today, even outside of these areas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Dangerous heat continues on Monday, with daytime readings in the
upper 90s to around 106 degrees across the plains.

Showers and thunderstorms will become more numerous from Monday
through the end of the work week. Showers and thunderstorms are
expected to return to the plains with severe weather possible for
the I-25 corridor eastward on Tuesday into Tuesday night. The
primary threats Tuesday will be damaging winds, large hail, and
flash flooding. Several more rounds of thunderstorms are expected
into the late week with a threat of flash flooding each day.


Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will
be possible over portions of the region.