Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
335 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 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-
335 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Showers will decrease from west to east and north to south
throughout the morning with light valley rain and mountain snow
mainly in the central and southern Colorado mountains through mid
morning. Snowfall rates and amounts will be greatest over the San
Juans before coming to an end by 9 am. Skies will become mostly
sunny with dry conditions for the afternoon and temperatures
closer to normal levels.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Saturday will start off dry and breezy with scattered showers
increasing Saturday evening into Sunday morning due to a weak
passing disturbance. Dry weather is expected by Sunday afternoon
as a ridge of high pressure slides over the region.

Monday through Thursday...Another series of Pacific storm systems
will move through the area bringing a continued potential for
more winter weather and hazardous driving conditions over the
mountain passes.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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