Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
450 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

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-Flat Tops-
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-
450 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Snow will decrease over western Colorado this morning as the
latest upper level disturbance moves east of the Continental
Divide. After a lull later this morning into early this afternoon
showers will redevelop over the northern and central Colorado
mountains ahead of the next disturbance approaching from the
northwest. Snowfall will increase in intensity and areal coverage
as the upper level disturbance passes over the area tonight.
Accumulations are expected to be relatively light for the
mountain areas, generally ranging from 3 to 6 inches with locally
higher amounts.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

The next chance for snow arrives Tuesday night and Wednesday.


Spotter activation is not expected today or tonight, however
spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts to the
National Weather Service in Grand Junction.



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