Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
502 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

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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-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-
502 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered snow showers across the mountains will increase in
coverage and intensity tonight, especially across Colorado`s
northern and central mountains. Embedded thunderstorms could
enhance snowfall for some areas. Accumulations of 3 to 6 inches
with locally higher amounts are possible by sunrise Thursday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A series of disturbances will bring additional mountain snow to
the region through Saturday. In addition, unseasonably cold
temperatures are expected which may bring a hard freeze to the
lower valleys where tender vegetation has budded out Friday
morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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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NL



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