Hail Map for La Junta, CO

The La Junta, CO area has had 16 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 16 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near La Junta, CO on 34 occasions, including 4 occasions during the past year.

Name: La Junta, CO
Where Located: 61 miles ESE of Pueblo, CO
Map: Google Map for La Junta, CO
Population: 7077
Housing Units: 3422
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near La Junta, CO

Date / Time Report Details
6/19/2018 6:29 PM MDT At 628 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, swink and higbee. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
6/19/2018 6:13 PM MDT At 613 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near timpas, or 10 miles southwest of la junta, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
9/30/2017 4:08 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 9/30/2017 4:11 PM MDT At 407 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southeast of cheraw, or 9 miles northeast of north la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/13/2017 7:44 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/13/2017 7:48 PM MDT At 744 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rocky ford, or 11 miles west of la junta, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, open country south of rocky ford.
8/13/2017 7:24 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/13/2017 7:27 PM MDT At 724 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rocky ford, or 14 miles west of la junta, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, rocky ford and swink.
8/13/2017 7:14 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/13/2017 7:17 PM MDT At 714 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over manzanola, or 16 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/10/2017 7:14 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/10/2017 7:17 PM MDT At 713 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near higbee, or 9 miles southeast of north la junta, moving southeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, higbee.
8/10/2017 7:10 PM MDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 2 miles N of La Junta, CO
8/10/2017 7:04 PM MDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 0.7 miles W of La Junta, CO, spotter said the hail lasted about 4 minutes.
8/10/2017 6:59 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/10/2017 7:04 PM MDT At 659 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over la junta, moving southeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, swink and higbee.
8/10/2017 6:57 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/10/2017 7:01 PM MDT At 656 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over la junta, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/10/2017 6:48 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/10/2017 6:52 PM MDT At 647 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rocky ford, or 9 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, rocky ford, swink and cheraw.
8/10/2017 6:38 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/10/2017 6:43 PM MDT At 638 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ordway, or 15 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink, manzanola, sugar city, cheraw and crowley.
8/10/2017 6:24 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/10/2017 6:27 PM MDT At 623 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near crowley, or 25 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect wind and hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Locations impacted include, ordway, manzanola, olney springs, and sugar city.
8/10/2017 6:14 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/10/2017 6:18 PM MDT At 612 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of crowley, or 30 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/5/2017 9:44 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/5/2017 9:48 PM MDT At 943 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta and swink.
8/5/2017 9:28 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/5/2017 9:31 PM MDT At 927 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over swink, or near la junta, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/26/2017 7:21 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/26/2017 7:25 PM MDT At 720 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near manzanola, or 16 miles northwest of la junta, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/4/2017 4:43 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/4/2017 4:47 PM MDT At 440 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southeast of la junta, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated. winds gusted to around 55 mph as this storm passed the la junta airport). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of east central otero county.
7/4/2017 4:35 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/4/2017 4:41 PM MDT At 434 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over north la junta, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta and north la junta.
7/4/2017 4:25 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/4/2017 4:29 PM MDT At 425 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over north la junta, moving southwest at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta and north la junta.
7/4/2017 4:18 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/4/2017 4:22 PM MDT At 417 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near cheraw, or near la junta, moving southwest at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. several reports of dime sized hail have been reported by the public with this storm. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, swink and cheraw.
7/4/2017 4:10 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/4/2017 4:13 PM MDT At 410 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over cheraw, or 7 miles north of north la junta, moving southwest at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/27/2017 4:23 PM MDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 9.2 miles S of La Junta, CO, reported at 32261 highway 109... cheraw... co.
5/18/2017 4:07 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/18/2017 4:12 PM MDT At 406 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta and las animas.
5/18/2017 3:53 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/18/2017 3:58 PM MDT At 353 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta and las animas.
5/18/2017 3:45 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/18/2017 3:48 PM MDT At 344 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
5/18/2017 3:22 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/18/2017 3:27 PM MDT At 321 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near timpas, or 10 miles southwest of la junta, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta and timpas.
5/18/2017 3:05 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/18/2017 3:11 PM MDT At 304 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near timpas, or 18 miles southwest of la junta, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
5/18/2017 1:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/18/2017 1:48 PM MDT At 142 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of timpas, or 17 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
5/10/2017 4:05 PM MDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 20.7 miles N of La Junta, CO, has been falling for the past 30 minutes.
5/9/2017 3:55 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/9/2017 4:00 PM MDT At 353 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near higbee, or 11 miles south of north la junta, moving north at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta and north la junta.
5/9/2017 3:39 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/9/2017 3:45 PM MDT At 338 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles south of higbee, or 21 miles south of north la junta, moving north at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta and higbee.
5/9/2017 3:23 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/9/2017 3:26 PM MDT At 322 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 17 miles south of higbee, or 31 miles south of north la junta, moving north at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/8/2017 8:04 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/8/2017 8:07 PM MDT At 804 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, swink and cheraw.
5/8/2017 7:52 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/8/2017 7:55 PM MDT At 751 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near la junta, moving north at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, swink and cheraw.
5/8/2017 7:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/8/2017 7:46 PM MDT At 741 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near higbee, or 15 miles south of north la junta, moving north at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
9/6/2016 5:27 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for east central otero and northwestern bent counties will expire at 530 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail, gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm.
9/6/2016 5:21 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 9/6/2016 5:24 PM MDT At 520 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta and north la junta.
9/6/2016 5:08 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 9/6/2016 5:11 PM MDT At 508 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over north la junta, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, swink and cheraw.
9/6/2016 4:58 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 9/6/2016 5:02 PM MDT At 457 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swink, or near la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, swink and cheraw.
9/6/2016 4:49 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 9/6/2016 4:53 PM MDT At 448 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rocky ford, or 9 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
7/28/2016 8:27 PM MDT Asos station la junta airport /lhx in otero county CO, 5.4 miles SSW of La Junta, CO
7/27/2016 7:22 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/27/2016 7:25 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern kiowa, northeastern otero, southeastern crowley and northwestern bent counties will expire at 730 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.
7/27/2016 7:10 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/27/2016 7:15 PM MDT At 710 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of sugar city, or 20 miles north of la junta, moving south at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, swink, sugar city and cheraw.
7/27/2016 6:52 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/27/2016 6:56 PM MDT At 652 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles west of arlington, or 24 miles north of la junta, moving southwest at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, swink, sugar city, cheraw, blue lake, arlington, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
7/27/2016 6:39 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/27/2016 6:44 PM MDT At 639 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of arlington, or 28 miles north of la junta, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, swink, sugar city, cheraw, blue lake, arlington, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
7/27/2016 6:29 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/27/2016 6:33 PM MDT At 628 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of arlington, or 32 miles north of la junta, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/25/2016 8:05 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/25/2016 8:10 PM MDT At 804 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles east of sugar city to near rocky ford, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, ordway, swink, sugar city, cheraw, blue lake, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
7/25/2016 7:53 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/25/2016 7:58 PM MDT At 750 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from sugar city to near ordway, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, ordway, swink, sugar city, cheraw, higbee, blue lake, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
7/25/2016 7:35 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/25/2016 7:40 PM MDT At 733 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sugar city to near crowley, moving southeast at 5 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include tennis ball size hail...70 mph winds...very heavy rain and lightning. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, ordway, swink, sugar city, cheraw, higbee, blue lake, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
7/25/2016 7:10 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/25/2016 7:13 PM MDT At 709 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from sugar city to near crowley, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts...quarter size hail...torrential rainfall, lightning. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
7/24/2016 6:48 PM MDT . in otero county CO, 5.4 miles SSW of La Junta, CO
7/23/2016 8:25 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/23/2016 8:28 PM MDT At 822 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over cheraw, or 7 miles north of north la junta, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated. at 8:14 pm mdt...59 mph winds were recorded at the la junta airport). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta and cheraw.
7/23/2016 8:14 PM MDT . in otero county CO, 5.4 miles SSW of La Junta, CO
7/23/2016 8:07 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/23/2016 8:10 PM MDT At 806 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
7/12/2016 2:23 AM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/12/2016 2:27 AM MDT At 223 am mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near blue lake, or 29 miles northeast of north la junta, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, haswell, john martin reservoir, sweetwater reservoir, neegronda reservoir, blue lake, mcclave, hasty, arlington, queens reservoir, neeoshe reservoir and fort lyon.
7/12/2016 2:10 AM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/12/2016 2:15 AM MDT At 210 am mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over blue lake, or 24 miles northeast of north la junta, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
7/1/2016 4:44 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/1/2016 4:49 PM MDT At 443 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of las animas, or 13 miles northeast of north la junta, moving north at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, john martin reservoir, higbee, hasty, blue lake and fort lyon. other strong storms were noted south of highway 50 across southwestern bent county. These storms could become severe.
7/1/2016 4:31 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/1/2016 4:34 PM MDT At 431 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of las animas, or 10 miles northeast of north la junta, moving north at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, john martin reservoir, higbee, hasty, blue lake and fort lyon.
7/1/2016 4:13 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 7/1/2016 4:16 PM MDT At 413 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles east of higbee, or 22 miles southeast of north la junta, moving north at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/25/2016 6:25 PM MDT . in otero county CO, 5.4 miles SSW of La Junta, CO
6/25/2016 6:09 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/25/2016 6:14 PM MDT At 609 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near cheraw, or 10 miles northeast of north la junta, moving east at 25 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, swink, cheraw, blue lake, arlington, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/25/2016 6:00 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/25/2016 6:03 PM MDT At 559 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near cheraw, or 12 miles north of la junta, moving southeast at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this storm has a history of producing 70 mph winds. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, swink, sugar city, cheraw, blue lake, arlington, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/25/2016 5:49 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/25/2016 5:52 PM MDT At 548 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sugar city, or 16 miles northwest of la junta, moving east at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. winds of 70 mph were measured in swink at 545 pm. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/25/2016 5:39 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/25/2016 5:43 PM MDT At 538 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ordway, or 21 miles northwest of la junta, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink, manzanola, sugar city and crowley.
6/25/2016 5:27 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/25/2016 5:31 PM MDT At 527 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sugar city, or 19 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink, manzanola, sugar city and crowley.
6/25/2016 5:18 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/25/2016 5:22 PM MDT At 517 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ordway, or 24 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/23/2016 6:18 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/23/2016 6:21 PM MDT At 618 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles west of higbee, or 16 miles south of north la junta, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, swink, cheraw, higbee, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/23/2016 6:10 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/23/2016 6:14 PM MDT At 609 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near timpas, or 19 miles southwest of la junta, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, swink, cheraw, higbee, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/23/2016 6:02 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/23/2016 6:05 PM MDT At 601 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southeast of timpas, or 17 miles south of la junta, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, swink, cheraw, timpas, higbee, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/23/2016 5:52 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/23/2016 5:55 PM MDT At 552 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near timpas, or 20 miles southwest of la junta, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, swink, manzanola, cheraw, timpas, higbee, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/23/2016 5:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/23/2016 5:45 PM MDT At 542 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swink, or 8 miles west of la junta, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, las animas, swink, manzanola, cheraw, timpas, higbee, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/23/2016 5:36 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/23/2016 5:39 PM MDT At 535 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of rocky ford, or 13 miles west of la junta, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/12/2016 9:12 PM MDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 6.1 miles SW of La Junta, CO, .
6/12/2016 8:50 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 8:54 PM MDT At 849 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of las animas, or 10 miles east of north la junta, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, cheraw, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/12/2016 8:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 8:45 PM MDT At 841 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles east of north la junta, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, cheraw, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/12/2016 8:34 PM MDT . in otero county CO, 0.7 miles W of La Junta, CO
6/12/2016 8:33 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles W of La Junta, CO, .
6/12/2016 8:33 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 8:36 PM MDT At 833 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, swink, cheraw, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
6/12/2016 8:30 PM MDT Trees and power lines blown down in la junt in otero county CO, 0.4 miles E of La Junta, CO
6/12/2016 8:25 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 1.9 miles SW of La Junta, CO, .
6/12/2016 8:25 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 8:29 PM MDT At 825 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near la junta, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/12/2016 8:16 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 8:20 PM MDT At 816 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over swink, or near la junta, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink and cheraw.
6/12/2016 8:09 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 8:14 PM MDT At 809 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over rocky ford, or 10 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink, manzanola, cheraw and crowley.
6/12/2016 7:59 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 8:05 PM MDT At 758 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rocky ford, or 14 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink, manzanola, olney springs, sugar city, cheraw and crowley.
6/12/2016 7:49 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 7:52 PM MDT At 749 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over manzanola, or 22 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, fowler, ordway, swink, manzanola, olney springs, sugar city, cheraw and crowley.
6/12/2016 7:44 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/12/2016 7:47 PM MDT At 744 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over olney springs, or 23 miles northwest of la junta, moving southeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/7/2016 7:30 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/7/2016 7:35 PM MDT At 730 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sugar city, or 13 miles north of la junta, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, rocky ford, swink and cheraw.
6/7/2016 7:19 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/7/2016 7:25 PM MDT At 719 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near manzanola, or 18 miles west of la junta, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, rocky ford, swink, manzanola, cheraw and crowley.
6/7/2016 7:13 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/7/2016 7:16 PM MDT At 713 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near manzanola, or 19 miles west of la junta, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/7/2016 6:56 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/7/2016 7:01 PM MDT At 656 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near manzanola, or 19 miles west of la junta, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink, manzanola, olney springs, sugar city and crowley.
6/7/2016 6:43 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 6/7/2016 6:46 PM MDT At 643 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over manzanola, or 21 miles northwest of la junta, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/31/2016 10:43 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/31/2016 10:46 PM MDT At 1043 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near las animas, or 15 miles northeast of north la junta, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/31/2016 10:31 PM MDT Asos station la junta airport /lhx in otero county CO, 5.4 miles SSW of La Junta, CO
5/26/2016 3:34 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/26/2016 3:37 PM MDT At 334 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rocky ford, or 12 miles northwest of la junta, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, fowler, swink, manzanola and olney springs. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
5/26/2016 3:17 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/26/2016 3:20 PM MDT At 317 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near manzanola, or 17 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, fowler, swink, manzanola and olney springs. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
5/26/2016 3:09 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/26/2016 3:13 PM MDT At 309 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of manzanola, or 21 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, fowler, swink, manzanola and olney springs. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
5/26/2016 2:57 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/26/2016 3:00 PM MDT At 256 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles south of fowler, or 28 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, fowler, swink, manzanola and olney springs. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
5/26/2016 2:47 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 5/26/2016 2:50 PM MDT At 247 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 16 miles south of fowler, or 31 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
8/17/2015 6:37 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/17/2015 6:40 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for east central otero and west central bent counties will expire at 645 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits and exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail, .gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
8/17/2015 6:28 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/17/2015 6:34 PM MDT At 628 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swink, or 7 miles west of la junta, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford and swink. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
8/17/2015 6:27 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/17/2015 6:34 PM MDT At 626 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near rocky ford, or 9 miles west of la junta, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, swink around 635 pm mdt. la junta around 640 pm mdt. North la junta around 645 pm mdt.
8/17/2015 6:20 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/17/2015 6:24 PM MDT At 619 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over rocky ford, or 9 miles west of la junta, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, swink and cheraw. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
8/17/2015 6:15 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/17/2015 6:18 PM MDT At 615 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near rocky ford, or 14 miles west of la junta, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, rocky ford around 620 pm mdt. swink around 635 pm mdt. La junta and north la junta around 645 pm mdt.
8/17/2015 6:09 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/17/2015 6:12 PM MDT At 609 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near crowley, or 18 miles northwest of la junta, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, swink, manzanola, cheraw and crowley. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
8/17/2015 5:57 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/17/2015 6:00 PM MDT At 556 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over olney springs, or 23 miles northwest of la junta, moving east at 30 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
8/7/2015 4:13 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 4:16 PM MDT At 413 pm mdt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located 8 miles northwest of las animas, or 15 miles northeast of north la junta, moving north at 30 mph. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, john martin reservoir and fort lyon.
8/7/2015 4:08 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 4:11 PM MDT At 359 pm mdt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near swink, or 7 miles west of la junta, moving north at 30 mph. quarter size hail was reported in la junta at 353 pm. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink, sugar city and cheraw.
8/7/2015 4:07 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 4:10 PM MDT At 407 pm mdt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located 7 miles west of las animas, or 12 miles northeast of north la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, wiley, mcclave, hasty, john martin reservoir, fort lyon and caddoa.
8/7/2015 4:00 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 4:03 PM MDT At 359 pm mdt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near swink, or 7 miles west of la junta, moving north at 30 mph. quarter size hail was reported in la junta at 353 pm. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, ordway, swink, sugar city and cheraw.
8/7/2015 3:58 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 4:01 PM MDT At 357 pm mdt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing large damaging hail up to golf ball size and destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. this storm was located 8 miles west of las animas, or 10 miles northeast of north la junta, moving north at 30 mph. quarter size hail was reported in la junta at 353 pm. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, wiley, mcclave, hasty, john martin reservoir, fort lyon and caddoa.
8/7/2015 3:53 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.4 miles W of La Junta, CO
8/7/2015 3:51 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 3:54 PM MDT At 351 pm mdt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing half dollar size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near swink, or 9 miles west of la junta, and moving north at 30 mph.
8/7/2015 3:46 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 3:49 PM MDT At 345 pm mdt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing large damaging hail up to golf ball size and destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. this storm was located near north la junta, and moving north at 30 mph.
8/7/2015 3:29 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 3:32 PM MDT At 329 pm mdt, the public reported a severe thunderstorm producing large damaging hail up to golf ball size and destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. this storm was located 7 miles north of higbee, or 8 miles southeast of north la junta, moving northeast at 30 mph. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, las animas, hasty, higbee, john martin reservoir, blue lake, fort lyon and caddoa.
8/7/2015 3:16 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/7/2015 3:19 PM MDT At 316 pm mdt, the public reported a severe thunderstorm producing half dollar size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located 8 miles east of higbee, or 18 miles southeast of north la junta, and moving north at 35 mph.
8/7/2015 3:07 PM MDT Storm damage reported in bent county CO, 21.7 miles NW of La Junta, CO
8/3/2015 11:03 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near La Junta, CO at 8/3/2015 11:07 PM MDT At 1102 pm mdt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near cheraw, or near north la junta, and moving east at 35 mph. a wind gusts to 58 mph was measured at the la junta airport at 11:00 pm.
6/5/2015 4:07 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern las animas, east central otero and southwestern bent counties will expire at 415 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm mdt for southeastern colorado.
6/5/2015 3:51 PM MDT At 350 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles east of higbee, or 23 miles southeast of north la junta, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/26/2015 9:11 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern crowley and northeastern otero counties will expire at 915 pm mdt, the severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has weakened. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. this storm will continue to produce heavy rain and hail up to the size of dimes. dangerous cloud to ground lightning will also occur.
5/26/2015 9:00 PM MDT At 859 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swink, or 7 miles northwest of la junta, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. several reports of dime to penny size hail were occurring with this storm. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, swink and cheraw.
5/26/2015 8:51 PM MDT At 851 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over swink, or near la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, swink, sugar city and cheraw.
5/26/2015 8:41 PM MDT At 841 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over swink, or 7 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/26/2015 8:35 PM MDT At 835 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swink, or 8 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford and swink.
5/26/2015 8:26 PM MDT At 826 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles south of rocky ford, or 11 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford and swink.
5/26/2015 8:14 PM MDT At 814 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near timpas, or 15 miles southwest of la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/23/2015 1:51 PM MDT The tornado warning for northeastern otero and west central bent counties will expire at 200 pm mdt, the tornado threat has diminished, therefore the tornado warning has been cancelled. however, large hail and damaging winds remain likely and a severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for the area. however small hail is still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm mdt for southeastern colorado. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for northeastern otero and west central bent counties.
5/23/2015 1:48 PM MDT At 148 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. This dangerous storm will be near, cheraw around 200 pm mdt.
5/23/2015 1:41 PM MDT At 140 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph. spotters have reported a brief rope tornado with this storm (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, la junta around 145 pm mdt. north la junta around 150 pm mdt. Cheraw around 200 pm mdt.
5/23/2015 1:35 PM MDT At 135 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near swink, or near la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, la junta, north la junta and swink around 145 pm mdt. Cheraw around 200 pm mdt.
5/23/2015 1:22 PM MDT At 121 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northeast of timpas, or 9 miles southwest of la junta, moving northeast at 40 mph. a second severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles west of timpas, and is also moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/9/2015 3:38 PM MDT At 338 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over swink, or 7 miles northwest of la junta, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford, swink and cheraw. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm mdt for southeastern colorado. 1. 50in.
5/9/2015 3:32 PM MDT At 332 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over swink, or near la junta, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/8/2015 8:02 PM MDT At 802 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. locations impacted include, la junta and north la junta. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm mdt for southeastern colorado. Possible.
5/8/2015 7:51 PM MDT At 751 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north la junta, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/8/2015 6:41 PM MDT The tornado warning for east central otero county will expire at 645 pm mdt, the tornado threat has diminished, therefore the tornado warning has been cancelled. however, large hail and damaging winds remain likely and a severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for the area. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm mdt for southeastern colorado. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for east central otero and northwest bent county until 7 pm mdt.
5/8/2015 6:35 PM MDT At 634 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located just southeast of la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. locations impacted include, la junta. Radar indicated.
5/8/2015 6:30 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles W of La Junta, CO
5/8/2015 6:28 PM MDT At 625 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near la junta, moving northeast at 20 mph. the strongest portion of the storm with the radar indicated rotation was passing just southeast of la junta (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta. Radar indicated.
5/8/2015 6:20 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.1 miles WSW of La Junta, CO
5/8/2015 6:18 PM MDT At 616 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph. the strongest portion of the storm with the radar indicated rotation will pass over or just south of la junta (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and two inch hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of east central otero county. Radar indicated.
5/8/2015 6:15 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles W of La Junta, CO
5/8/2015 6:09 PM MDT The national weather service in pueblo has issued a * tornado warning for. east central otero county in southeastern colorado. until 645 pm mdt * at 608 pm mdt. a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near la junta. Moving northeast at 25 mph.
5/8/2015 5:56 PM MDT At 555 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located just south of swink, or near la junta, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta and swink. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm mdt for southeastern colorado. Possible.
5/8/2015 5:42 PM MDT At 542 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swink, or 9 miles west of la junta, and is nearly stationary (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta and swink. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm mdt for southeastern colorado. Possible.
5/8/2015 5:28 PM MDT At 528 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles south of rocky ford, or 11 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles.
5/8/2015 5:23 PM MDT At 523 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of timpas, or 13 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. locations impacted include, la junta, north la junta, rocky ford and swink. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm mdt for southeastern colorado. 2. 00in.
5/8/2015 5:05 PM MDT At 504 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of timpas, or 17 miles west of la junta, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles.
6/22/2014 5:01 PM MDT Storm damage reported in otero county CO, 5.4 miles SSW of La Junta, CO
6/13/2013 3:28 PM MDT Tree branches down from strong wind in otero county CO, 3.7 miles E of La Junta, CO
9/27/2012 6:51 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles W of La Junta, CO
9/27/2012 6:48 PM MDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 0.7 miles W of La Junta, CO
9/27/2012 6:45 PM MDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.1 miles WSW of La Junta, CO
9/27/2012 6:40 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.8 miles SE of La Junta, CO
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in otero county CO, 0.7 miles W of La Junta, CO
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in otero county CO, 1.2 miles W of La Junta, CO
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Winds estimated in bent county CO, 22 miles NW of La Junta, CO
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 11.7 miles WSW of La Junta, CO