Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
447 AM MST Thu Feb 22 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-
447 AM MST Thu Feb 22 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Widespread snow will continue across much of southwest and central
Colorado this morning. An additional 2 to 4 inches in the Pagosa
Springs area is expected this morning and from 3 to 6 inches in
the southwest San Juan Mountains. Snow becomes more showery and
scattered in coverage this afternoon. Additional accumulations
will be more localized with heavy bursts of snow possible over
the higher terrain this afternoon. Light scattered snow showers
are expected to continue tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

The weather pattern will remain active during the latter part of
the week through the middle of the coming week. A storm arriving
Friday has the potential to yield significant snowfall
accumulations through Saturday. Additional snowfall is possible
Sunday, then again 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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