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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
318 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

UTZ012>016-019>021-517-518-052315-
CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-
WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
313 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.NOW...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WERE SCATTERED ACROSS SOUTHWEST UTAH
THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS AT 315 PM WERE
SCATTERED BETWEEN CEDAR CITY AND WEST TO BEAVER DAM. EXPECT
LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN...CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...GUSTY WIND...AND
POSSIBLY SMALL HAIL AS THE THUNDERSTORMS MOVE EAST NORTHEAST.
EXPECT WATER IN NORMALLY DRY WASHES WITH THE LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN.
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HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
213 PM MST SUN JUL 5 2015

AZZ501>515-052315-
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-TOHONO O"ODHAM NATION-
UPPER SANTA CRUZ RIVER VALLEY/ALTAR VALLEY-TUCSON METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-SOUTHEAST PINAL COUNTY-
UPPER SAN PEDRO RIVER VALLEY-
EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY BELOW 5000 FEET-UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-
WHITE MOUNTAINS OF GRAHAM AND GREENLEE COUNTIES-
GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS-CHIRICAHUA MOUNTAINS-
DRAGOON AND MULE AND HUACHUCA AND SANTA RITA MOUNTAINS-
CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS-BABOQUIVARI MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AJO...ORGAN PIPE CACTUS N.M....SELLS...
NOGALES...TUCSON...GREEN VALLEY...MARANA...VAIL...
PICACHO PEAK STATE PARK...MAMMOTH...ORACLE...SIERRA VISTA...
BENSON...WILLCOX...DOUGLAS...CLIFTON...SAFFORD...
HANNAGAN MEADOW...MOUNT GRAHAM...CHIRICAHUA NM...BISBEE...
CANELO HILLS...MADERA CANYON...MOUNT LEMMON...SUMMERHAVEN...
KITT PEAK
213 PM MST SUN JUL 5 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WEST OF TUCSON.
THESE STORMS ARE SLOW MOVING...LONG LIVED AND PRODUCING HEAVY
RAINFALL. FLOODING WILL BE A CONCERN WITH RAINFALL TOTALS RANGING
FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES WITH STRONGER STORMS.

FROM TUCSON EAST SCATTERED TO ISOLATED STORMS WILL CONTINUE.
THESE STORMS ARE SLOW MOVING WITH LOCALIZED BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL.
STORM TOTALS MAY EXCEED 1 INCH WITH STRONGER STORMS.

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
303 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

COZ017>021-UTZ022-028-052200-
PARADOX VALLEY/LITTLE DOLORES RIVER-FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES
RIVER-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU/DALLAS DIVIDE-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN
MOUNTAINS-NORTHWESTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-LA SAL AND ABAJO
MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST UTAH-
303 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.NOW...

AT 259 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SAWPIT TO 11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
DOVE CREEK TO 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF BLANDING MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15
MPH. THESE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY
WINDS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN. THE STORMS ON
THE SOUTHWEST END NEAR BLANDING AND APPROACHING THE UTE INDIAN
RESERVATION WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SMALL HAIL THROUGH 330 PM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... BLANDING...CORTEZ...HOVENWEEP NATIONAL
MONUMENT... TELLURIDE...MOUNTAIN
VILLAGE...DOLORES...RICO...SAWPIT...WHITE MESA...MONTEZUMA
CREEK...OPHIR... ARRIOLA...CAMP BIRD...LEWIS...LEBANON...TROUT
LAKE...YELLOW JACKET... STONER...FALL CREEK AND DUNTON.

$$

BEN

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
234 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

NMZ401>403-052245-
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GILA HOT SPRINGS...BUCKHORN...
MULE CREEK...CLIFF...SILVER CITY...LAKE ROBERTS...KINGSTON...
FORT BAYARD...MIMBRES...FAYWOOD...HURLEY...GRANT COUNTY AIRPORT
234 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 230 PM MDT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUE ACROSS A GOOD
PORTION OF NORTHERN GRANT COUNTY. THE STRONGEST STORM IS LOCATED
JUST EAST OF PINOS ALTOS AND IS DRIFTING EAST NORTHEAST AT AROUND
10 MPH. THE MAIN THREAT FROM THIS STORM AS WELL AS OTHERS THAT
WILL LIKELY DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON REMAINS HEAVY
RAIN. THE STRONGEST STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING BETWEEN
ONE HALF INCH AND ONE INCH OF RAINFALL. THIS WILL FALL ON ALREADY
SATURATED GROUND RESULTING IN RAPID RUNOFF. LOCALIZED FLOODING OF
LOW LYING AREAS AND HIGH FLOWS ALONG AREA STREAMS REMAINS A
POSSIBILITY.

$$

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