Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
746 AM MDT SAT SEP 27 2014

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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-FLATTOPS-
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-
746 AM MDT SAT SEP 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A STRONG SYSTEM
TO THE WEST. PRECIPITATION WILL START THIS MORNING OVER EASTERN
UTAH BEFORE OVERSPREADING THE REST OF THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON.
COVERAGE WILL INCREASE OVERNIGHT INTO SUNDAY. STRONG WIND SHEAR
OVER SOUTHEAST UTAH MAY RESULT IN ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
PRODUCING OUTFLOW WINDS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH AND MARGINALLY SEVERE
HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

RAIN AND STORMS WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY AS A COLD FRONT AND LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVE ACROSS THE REGION. SOME SNOW IS ALSO
POSSIBLE AT HIGH ELEVATIONS. BY TUESDAY...PRECIPITATION WILL END
UNTIL WEDNESDAY WHEN ANOTHER TROUGH WILL BRING MORE PRECIPITATION
TO THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED TODAY OR TONIGHT...HOWEVER
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO RELAY RAINFALL AMOUNTS OR ANY OBSERVED
FLOODING TO THE GRAND JUNCTION FORECAST OFFICE.

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