Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

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

Fair

28°C

82°F

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed SSW 3 MPH
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 24 Jul 2:20 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Junction CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. East southeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 36 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 37.

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. East southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 36.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Junction CO
 39.09°N 108.56°W (Elev. 1412 m)
11:17 pm MDT Jul 23, 2016
2am MDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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