Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
531 AM MST THU FEB 26 2015

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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-FLATTOPS-
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-
531 AM MST THU FEB 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS THIS AFTERNOON
WILL BECOME MORE NUMEROUS TONIGHT AND IMPACT TRAVEL OVER THE HIGH
MOUNTAIN PASSES. ONE TO 3 INCHES OF MOUNTAIN SNOW IS EXPECTED FROM
THESE SNOW SHOWERS COME FRIDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ANOTHER SIGNIFICANT STORM IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
MOUNTAINS AND FOUR CORNERS REGION FROM LATE FRIDAY THROUGH EARLY
NEXT WEEK. STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS FOR THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS OF
1 TO 4 FEET ARE POSSIBLE WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR AMOUNTS OF A FOOT
OR MORE IN THE FOOTHILL AREAS TO THE SOUTH. SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL
IS ALSO POSSIBLE ACROSS THE CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS AND THE LA
SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHEAST UTAH AND ADJACENT VALLEYS.
STAY UPDATED ON THIS POTENTIALLY SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM BY
VISITING WEATHER.GOV/GJT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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