Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
536 AM MST Sun Jan 21 2018

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Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
536 AM MST Sun Jan 21 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Numerous winter weather highlights continue today as a cold front
moves through and is the focus for this precipitation. As the
precipitation ends from west to east, so will the highlights
through the day. The mountains will likely see upwards of a foot
of snow while most valleys will see 1 to 3 inches with a few spots
seeing higher amounts.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Light snow will begin again Monday for the northern mountains from
Monday evening through much of the day Tuesday. This will be
orographic snow and light at that. After that, the next system
will move in Thursday evening and bring a prolonged period of
unsettled weather.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected today or tonight, however
spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts to the
National Weather Service in Grand Junction.

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