Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO
FGUS75 KGJT 041956
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
156 PM MDT SAT JUN 4 2016
...WARM TEMPERATURES WILL INCREASE RUNOFF FROM SNOW MELT AND
RIVER LEVELS INTO NEXT WEEK...
Mostly sunny days and rising temperatures will lead to an
increase in snowmelt from the high mountains over the next
few days. Stream and river flows continue to rise.
The Los Pinos River near Bayfield will remain near bankfull
from Vallecito Reservoir releases through next week due to
high snowmelt inflows. Inundation of lowland pasture can be
Fld Observed Forecast 6 a.m.
Location Stg Stg Day Time Sun Mon Tue
Los Pinos River
Bayfield 5.5 5.0 Sat 01 PM 5.0 5.0 5.0
Caution is urged when walking near waterways. Avoid inundated areas
and unstable riverbanks.
Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio or your
local TV or radio stations.