Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
404 AM MDT Tue May 16 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-
404 AM MDT Tue May 16 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms are possible this
afternoon and evening and will generally be confined to the
higher terrain. Elsewhere, warm and breezy conditions will

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

A period of unsettled weather remains on track as a series of
disturbances are set to impact the region. These storms will bring
much cooler temperatures with overnight lows Wednesday and
Thursday night nearing or dropping below freezing in the valleys.
Significant mountain snow will be possible early Wednesday into
Thursday over the mountains which will result in hazardous travel
conditions, especially over mountain passes which will likely
become icy and snowpacked.


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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