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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
534 AM MDT WED AUG 5 2015

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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-FLATTOPS-
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-
534 AM MDT WED AUG 5 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

EXPECT A FEW THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING. MEANWHILE...BREEZY SOUTHWEST
WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS WILL YIELD CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST COLORADO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

DRIER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO THURSDAY...
ALTHOUGH AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM MAY OCCUR OVER THE EASTERN UINTA
MOUNTAINS THURSDAY AFTERNOON/EVENING.

THE SUMMER MONSOON RETURNS LATE ON FRIDAY AND LINGERS OVER THE
SOUTH SATURDAY RESULTING IN INCREASED COVERAGE AND INTENSITY OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

DRIER CONDITIONS RETURN SUNDAY AND MONDAY WITH THE NEXT MONSOONAL
SURGE POSSIBLE TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

NL




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