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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
436 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

NMZ501>540-251100-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
436 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A red flag warning is in effect between 10 am to 9 pm MDT today.
Widespread strong wind...low humidity and an unstable atmosphere will
affect the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Another round of strong wind will favor areas along and south of
Interstate 40 on Tuesday. Longer range weather models are showing a
significant storm system for the Friday and Saturday time frame. Snow
levels could lower enough to provide some impacts across the north
central mountains.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
320 AM MST Mon Apr 24 2017

AZZ004-006-007-009>017-038>040-250315-
Kaibab Plateau-Grand Canyon Country-Coconino Plateau-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas Hwy 264 Northward-Chinle Valley-
Chuska Mountains and Defiance Plateau-
Little Colorado River Valley in Coconino County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Navajo County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Apache County-
Western Mogollon Rim-Eastern Mogollon Rim-White Mountains-
Oak Creek and Sycamore Canyons-Black Mesa Area-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas South of Hwy 264-
320 AM MST Mon Apr 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
Arizona...northeast Arizona and west central Arizona.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Red Flag Warning is in effect today from 11 am to 8 pm MST for
the area east of a line from Page to Happy Jack.

A Wind Advisory is in effect for much of Navajo and Apache
counties today from noon to 7 pm MST.

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring or are imminent. A combination of strong
winds and low relative humidities can contribute to extreme fire
behavior.

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph...or
gusts from 40 to 57 mph...are expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Unsettled weather conditions are expected to continue.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
410 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-251330-
Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila
Highlands/Black Range-Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-Eastern Black
Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-Northern Dona Ana County-
Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-Central Tularosa Basin-
Southern Tularosa Basin-West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500
Feet-Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-East Slopes Sacramento
Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-Western El Paso County-
Eastern/Central El Paso County-Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco
Mountains-Salt Basin-Southern Hudspeth Highlands-Rio Grande Valley
of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-Rio Grande Valley of
Eastern Hudspeth County-
410 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
New Mexico, southwest New Mexico, and southwest Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Winds will gust from 40 to 50 mph over much of the area this
afternoon and early this evening. Blowing dust may reduce the
visibility to under a mile over isolated locations.

Critical fire weather conditions will occur this afternoon and
early this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Windy Tuesday with winds gusting around 50 to 60 mph. Widespread
blowing dust will occur with the visibility falling to under a half
mile over a few areas.

It will become windy again Thursday and Friday with winds gusting
around 50 to 60 mph resulting in areas of blowing dust and low
visibility. Wind gusts around 40 mph expected Saturday but with
little or no blowing dust.

The combination of strong winds...warm temperatures and low humidity
will also create critical fire weather conditions Thursday and
Friday.

There will also be areas of rain showers and even high mountain
snows Friday night and Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Rogash

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
338 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-250945-
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-
338 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Cooler temperatures are expected today with the possibility of
rain showers for the lower elevations and mountains snows this
evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Cool temperatures with periods of unsettled weather are expected
through the new week as a series of storm systems move through the
area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
325 PM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-242130-
Cache Valley/Utah Portion-Northern Wasatch Front-
Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys-Southern Wasatch Front-
Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains-Wasatch Mountain Valleys-
Wasatch Mountains I-80 North-Wasatch Mountains South of I-80-
Western Uinta Mountains-Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs-
Western Uinta Basin-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-Southwest Wyoming-
325 PM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the western two thirds of
Utah and southwest Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A weak cold front will bring scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms to northern Utah this afternoon and evening. Strong
gusty winds are possible with these storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

An active pattern is expected to set up across the outlook area
for the upcoming week, with a series of low pressure systems
bringing periods of valley rain and mountain snow. Precipitation
may become heavy at times with significant snow accumulation
possible in the northern mountains. Snow levels may fall below
6000 feet during the latter portion of the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.

$$

For more information from NOAA/s National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/saltlakecity

For information on potential road travel impacts visit...
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx

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