Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
513 AM MDT Mon Apr 17 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-
513 AM MDT Mon Apr 17 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Clouds will be on the increase today as a low pressure disturbance
passes to our north. Some gusty surface winds will kick in during
the afternoon hours.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

A cold front will move through the area Tuesday afternoon through
Wednesday morning. Winds will pick up ahead of the cold front and
with dry fuels in place along with low humidities, critical fire
weather conditions will be a concern. A fire weather watch has
been issued for Tuesday afternoon for the possible critical fire
weather conditions. Some showers and a few thunderstorms are
possible as the system moves through.

The next chance for precipitation will be Thursday night into
Friday as another system moves through.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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