Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
401 AM MDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...HOTTEST TEMPERATURES OF THE YEAR EXPECTED EARLY NEXT WEEK...

.An unusually prolonged hot weather pattern will set up over the
southwest United States by early next week. This will bring
record challenging hot temperatures to the valleys of Southeast
Utah where temperatures may approach 115 degrees in some areas.

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Grand Valley-
401 AM MDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued an
Excessive Heat Watch, which is in effect from Monday afternoon
through Thursday evening.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Grand Junction, Fruita, and Palisade.

* TIMING...Afternoon temperatures are expected to vary from 100 to
  near 108 degrees, with the hottest temperatures arriving
  Wednesday and Thursday. Little relief is expected at night with
  low temperatures around 70.

* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
  outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

An Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of hot
temperatures is expected. The prolonged period of hot
temperatures will create a dangerous situation in which heat
illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives
and neighbors.

&&

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/O.EXT.KGJT.EH.A.0001.170619T1800Z-170623T0300Z/
Southeast Utah-Arches/Grand Flat-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
401 AM MDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Blanding, Moab, Castle Valley, Canyonlands
  National Park, Dead Horse Point State Park, and Fry Canyon.

* TIMING...Afternoon temperatures are expected to vary from 105
  to near 115 degrees each afternoon with overnight low
  temperatures around 70 degrees.

* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
  outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

An Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of hot
temperatures is expected. The prolonged period of hot
temperatures will create a dangerous situation in which heat
illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives
and neighbors.

&&

$$



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