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Heavy rain and severe weather will exacerbate ongoing flooding in the central and southern U.S.

Additional heavy rain will increase the threat of flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. There is a High Risk of excessive rainfall for parts of ArkLaTex, as well as the Mid-Mississippi and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Saturday. Severe thunderstorms, some of which could include significant tornadoes and very large hail, are also possible on Saturday for much of the same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Junta Municipal Airport (KLHX)

Lat: 38.05° N Lon: 103.51° W Elev: 4193 ft.




Humidity 92%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 23 Feb 10:53 pm MST
Detailed forecast for

Western Kiowa County

Rest Of Tonight
Cloudy with light freezing drizzle and snow likely. Areas of fog. Little or no new snow accumulation. Near steady temperature 19 to 22. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Cloudy with a 10 percent chance of snow showers in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs near 40. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy until midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows 10 to 14. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
Partly sunny. Highs 43 to 49. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the teens. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Monday Through Tuesday
Mostly clear. Highs 55 to 61. Lows 18 to 22.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 19 to 22.
Partly sunny. Highs 46 to 51.
Wednesday Night Through Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 17 to 22. Highs in the lower to mid 50s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s to lower 60s.

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1113 PM MST Fri Feb 23 2018

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