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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Fair

34°C

93°F

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed WNW 14 MPH
Barometer 29.97 in (1006.9 mb)
Dewpoint 9°C (49°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (90°F)
Last update 01 Jul 5:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Junction CO

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Independence
    Day

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 36 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 20. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north in the evening.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. East wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Independence Day
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Junction CO
 39.09°N 108.56°W (Elev. 1412 m)
4:03 pm MDT Jul 1, 2015
7pm MDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 8, 2015
 
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