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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
252 PM MDT FRI OCT 10 2014

THE FOLLOWING ARE PRELIMINARY 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION REPORTS FROM
WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN UTAH. AMOUNTS ARE IN INCHES.

WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN UTAH 24 HOUR AIRPORT STATIONS.
24 HOUR REPORTS ENDING AT 6 AM MDT.

ASPEN,                                   0.13.
CORTEZ,                                  0.10.
CRAIG,                                   0.15.
DURANGO,                                 0.67.
MONTROSE,                                0.44.
RIFLE,                                   0.13.


**********************24 HOUR PRECIPITATION**********************

LOCATION              24 HOUR     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                     PRECIPITATION           OF
                     /INCHES/   MEASUREMENT

COLORADO

...DELTA COUNTY...
   PAONIA 2.1 SSE        0.54   738 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   HOTCHKISS 1.8 NNE     0.42   919 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   PAONIA 1SW            0.40   800 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   HOTCHKISS 5WNW        0.29   832 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   HOTCHKISS 4.7 W       0.29   734 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   HOTCHKISS 5.1 WNW     0.25   710 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   HOTCHKISS 7.1 WNW     0.21   713 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DELTA 3.9 S           0.20   726 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CEDAREDGE 2.3 W       0.16   619 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CEDAREDGE 4 NNE       0.27   746 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL
   ECKERT 1.1 SW         0.16   713 AM 10/10  COCORAHS

...DOLORES COUNTY...
   NORTHDALE             0.15   900 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   DOVE CREEK 12.4 SSW   0.09   745 AM 10/10  COCORAHS

...EAGLE COUNTY...
   GYPSUM 1.9 SSW        0.14   833 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GYPSUM 1.5 SSW        0.13   833 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2.3 N         0.12   721 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2N            0.12   800 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   BASALT 5.8 E          0.12   750 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GYPSUM 0.5 E          0.11   725 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   AVON 2N               0.04   700 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   AVON 1.1 SE           0.04   902 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   VAIL 0.9 WNW          0.03   700 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   EDWARDS 1.3 WNW       0.03   712 AM 10/10  COCORAHS

...GARFIELD COUNTY...
   CARBONDALE 0.5 W      0.58   715 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CARBONDALE 4.6 NNE    0.21   848 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS 5.3  0.20   711 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   SHOSHONE              0.16   830 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS 1.4  0.15   833 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3ENE            0.14   800 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   RIFLE 3.2 ENE         0.14   747 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 0.9 NE          0.13   726 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS 1.7  0.13   920 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS .64  0.12   821 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   SILT 1E               0.08   800 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION

...GUNNISON COUNTY...
   GUNNISON 7.9 WSW      0.31   649 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CIMARRON 11.2 S       0.25   742 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GUNNISON 6.6 N        0.25   742 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GUNNISON 0.8 NNW      0.20   907 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GOTHIC                0.20   800 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   CRESTED BUTTE 6.2 N   0.20   743 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CRESTED BUTTE         0.19  1000 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE

...LA PLATA COUNTY...
   BAYFIELD 0.6 WSW      0.59   843 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   IGNACIO 6.9 NW        0.46   838 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DURANGO 5S            0.36   845 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   HESPERUS 5.7 SW       0.36   748 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   BAYFIELD 0.3 N        0.36   948 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DURANGO 10 NNE        0.35   747 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DURANGO .35 E         0.34   658 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DURANGO 4.9 ESE       0.34   757 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   HESPERUS 13.3 SSW     0.34   827 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DURANGO 7.1 N         0.30   749 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DURANGO 0.7 NNE       0.30   828 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   BAYFIELD 7N           0.28   800 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   BAYFIELD 7.0 N        0.23   823 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   IGNACIO 8E            0.19   800 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE

...MESA COUNTY...
   MESA 5.7 SSE          0.21   847 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MESA 6S               0.17   700 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   COLLBRAN 2SW          0.09   900 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   GRAND JUNCTION 3.4 N  0.05   615 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GRAND JCT 6ESE        0.05   900 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   PALISADE              0.05   800 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   GRAND JUNCTION 4.1 W  0.04   623 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GRAND JUNCTION 8NNW   0.02   744 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   GLADE PARK 17W        0.02   900 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE

...MOFFAT COUNTY...
   CRAIG 1.2 ESE         0.17   702 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CRAIG 4SW             0.13   800 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   MASSADONA             0.06  1000 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   CRAIG 33N             0.04   900 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION

...MONTEZUMA COUNTY...
   MESA VERDE NP         0.19   811 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   MANCOS 3.8 WNW        0.16   847 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CORTEZ 2.3 NW         0.16   823 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CORTEZ 1.2 SW         0.11   728 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DOLORES 4.8 ENE       0.09   942 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   DOLORES 3.9 SSW       0.09   645 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   CORTEZ                0.08   900 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   CORTEZ 7.7 W          0.04   937 AM 10/10  COCORAHS

...MONTROSE COUNTY...
   BLACK CANYON NP       0.67   900 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   MONTROSE 7.2 SSE      0.48   802 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 2.0 SSE      0.48   703 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE #2           0.47   900 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   MONTROSE 1.2 WSW      0.46   800 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 1.2 ESE      0.45   703 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 1.6 E        0.45   553 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 2.9 ESE      0.45   740 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 3.9 WNW      0.45   624 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 4.0 NW       0.44   812 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 2.0 E        0.42   813 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 15W          0.49   818 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   OLATHE 3.2 NNE        0.29   716 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   PARADOX 2N            0.14   700 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE

...OURAY COUNTY...
   RIDGWAY 3.3 NNW       0.44   742 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   RIDGWAY               0.29   830 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   OURAY .23 NNW         0.25   924 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   OURAY                 0.25   819 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE

...PITKIN COUNTY...
   ASPEN 1.7 WSW         0.11   923 AM 10/10  COCORAHS

...ROUTT COUNTY...
   YAMPA                 0.29   800 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS     0.14   830 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE
   STMBOAT SPGS 1SE      0.10   759 AM 10/10  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1   0.10   802 AM 10/10  COCORAHS

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   SILVERTON             0.47   900 AM 10/10  W CO COOP SITE

...SAN MIGUEL COUNTY...
   NORWOOD 1.5 NNE       0.40   701 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   NORWOOD 1.4 W         0.33   642 AM 10/10  COCORAHS
   SLICK ROCK 1.3 N      0.02   812 AM 10/10  COCORAHS

UTAH

...GRAND COUNTY...
   CASTLE VALLEY 0.6 W   0.02   937 AM 10/10  COCORAHS

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   CEDAR POINT           0.15   800 AM 10/10  E UT COOP SITE
   MONTICELLO #2         0.02   800 AM 10/10  E UT COOP SITE
   HOVENWEEP NM          0.02   900 AM 10/10  E UT COOP SITE


...24 HOUR SNOWFALL...

TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT
PROVED A LITTLE TOO WARM FOR MUCH SNOW ACCUMULATION. BASED MAINLY ON
READINGS FROM REMOTE SENSORS SCATTERED THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS:
ESTIMATED SNOWFALL OVER THE SOUTHWEST COLORADO MOUNTAINS RANGED UP
TO 4 INCHES, GENERALLY ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET;  AND OVER THE WEST
CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS, UP TO 2 INCHES OF NEW SNOW WAS ESTIMATED
TO HAVE FALLEN ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET.

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