Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
444 AM MST Mon Feb 20 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-
444 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered snow showers will linger over the mountains this morning
with patchy valley fog restricting visibility to under 3 miles at
times. Showers and fog dissipate by midday with drier weather
moving in this afternoon and evening. Cloud cover increases again
after midnight as another Pacific Storm moves onshore.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

There is a chance for valley rain showers and mountains snow
showers each afternoon and evening as a series of moist Pacific
storms pass through the region. Colder air may flip the valleys
over to all snow by Thursday. Moderate to heavy snow accumulations
will be possible late this week and into the weekend.


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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