Regional Weather Synopsis
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO, HERE IS THE LATEST WEATHER
SYNOPSIS.

A LARGE BUT RATHER DISORGANIZED LOW PRESSURE STORM SYSTEM WILL
CONTINUE TO PUSH ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA TODAY, EXITING ONTO THE
PLAINS BY FRIDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL LINGER OVER THE CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MOUNTAIN AREAS, BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FAIRLY
LIGHT, WITH THE EXCEPTION BEING THE GORGE AND GRAND MESA THROUGH THE
MORNING HOURS.  SOME RAIN MAY MIX IN WITH SNOW AT LOWER ELEVATIONS.

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING DRY WEATHER BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON. AN
UNSETTLED AND MOIST NORTHWEST FLOW WILL SET UP ACROSS NORTHWEST
COLORADO LATE THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK, AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS TO THE WEST, RESULTING IN PERSISTENT SNOW ACROSS THE NORTHERN
AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN COLORADO.

TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN NEAR SEASONAL LEVELS.



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