Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
1135 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

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-
1135 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Periodic moderate to heavy snow will continue today and tonight
bringing significant accumulations to the eastern Uinta mountains,
the Colorado Rockies and the northwest Colorado valleys. Overnight
lows may fall below freezing for some southwest Colorado valleys
potentially damaging sensitive vegetation.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Mountain snow will be decreasing from west to east Friday and
Friday night. However, periodic disturbances in northwest flow
will bring additional showers, mainly to northwest Colorado, off
and on through the early part of the coming week.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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