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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
841 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

Corrected minor typo in statement

...WINTER WEATHER TO RETURN TO EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO
LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.A strong Pacific storm will move through the western Great Basin
today and enter northeast Utah tonight. Light snowfall will begin
over the eastern Uinta mountains after sunset with heavier snow
possible after midnight tonight. The storm will gradually move
through the rest of eastern Utah and western Colorado Saturday and
Saturday night. Widespread mountain snow and valley rain are
expected Saturday changing over to all snow in the valleys
Saturday night. The heaviest precipitation is expected Saturday
night as the surface cold front moves through.

The eastern Uinta mountains and the San Juan mountains have the
highest potential snow accumulations, as a foot or more may
accumulate. Snow accumulations are probable in all the mountain
areas, especially following frontal passage Saturday night.

UTZ023-192200-
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Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Including the cities of Manila and Dutch John
841 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Potentially heavy snow and blowing snow with
  accumulations of a foot or more possible.

* WHERE...The eastern Uinta Mountains in northeast Utah.

* WHEN...Midnight tonight through Saturday

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Along with heavy snowfall, winds gusting to
  35 mph may produce blowing snow and decreased visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow accumulations causing snowpacked and icy roads that may
impact travel. Hazardous winter driving are possible. Continue to
monitor the latest forecasts.

&&

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COZ018-019-192200-
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Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Including the cities of Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton,
Rico, and Hesperus
841 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Potentially heavy snow and blowing snow with
  accumulations of a foot or more possible.

* WHERE...The western San Juan Mountains.

* WHEN...Late Saturday afternoon through late Sunday afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Along with heavy snowfall, winds gusting to
  35 mph may produce blowing snow and decreased visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow accumulations causing snowpacked and icy roads that may
impact travel. Hazardous winter driving are possible. Continue to
monitor the latest forecasts.

&&

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