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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
453 PM MDT Sat Jun 17 2017

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

.An unusually hot and prolonged 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.
Temperatures will begin to heat up on Monday with Tuesday through
Friday forecast to be the hottest days...with little overnight
recovery.

UTZ022-027-029-180700-
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Southeast Utah-Arches/Grand Flat-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
453 PM MDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

* 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. 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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Grand Valley-
453 PM MDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

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

* TIMING...Afternoon temperatures are expected to vary from 100 to
  110 degrees, with the hottest temperatures arriving Tuesday
  through 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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