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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
608 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

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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-
608 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Rain and snow showers will continue across the outlook areas into
this evening with some of these lingering into the night. The
heaviest snow showers are expected across southwest Wyoming and
adjacent portions of northern Utah including the Wasatch Back.
Occasional winter driving conditions will impact travel in these
areas tonight including along I-80 east of Salt Lake City.

Strong northerly winds gusting into the 50 mph range are expected
across Washington County tonight with the strongest winds through
north-south canyons. Winds are not expected to be strong in the
city of St George.

Another area of strong winds will develop tonight along the
northern Wasatch Front where easterly canyon winds with gusts in
50 mph range are expected. The strongest winds will occur in Davis
County.

Hard freeze conditions are forecast for the west central and
southwestern valleys as well as the Sanpete and Sevier valleys
tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Gusty canyon winds along the Wasatch Front and in Washington
County will gradually decrease Saturday morning.

High pressure will bring a warming trend to the outlook area for
the weekend.

.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

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
408 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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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-
408 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A potent Spring storm will bring significant snow and blowing snow to
the northern and central mountains east to the Texas border today
into tonight. Travel will be difficult to treacherous including
Interstate 25 from Glorieta Pass to Raton Pass, and Interstate 40
from Tijeras to the Texas border. Low temperatures tonight will
likely drop below freezing across much of the Albuquerque metro area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time. However...weather can
change very rapidly. Always use the latest forecasts...watches and
warning for planning purposes.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts through the
National Weather Service Albuquerque web site at weather.gov/abq
or by calling 1.888.386.7637.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Riverton WY
301 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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Yellowstone National Park-Absaroka Mountains-Cody Foothills-
North Big Horn Basin-Southwest Big Horn Basin-
Southeast Big Horn Basin-Owl Creek and Bridger Mountains-
Bighorn Mountains West-Bighorn Mountains Southeast-
Northeast Johnson County-Southeast Johnson County-
Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains-Jackson Hole-
Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-
Upper Wind River Basin-Wind River Basin-Lander Foothills-
Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range-
Natrona County Lower Elevations-Casper Mountain-Star Valley-
Salt River and Wyoming Ranges-Upper Green River Basin Foothills-
Upper Green River Basin-South Lincoln County-
Rock Springs and Green River-Flaming Gorge-East Sweetwater County-
301 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Western and Central Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Some roads in Central Wyoming will be slick or snow covered in
spots through this morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday...

Sunday late afternoon through Monday morning...Increasing light
snow showers across portions of western and northern Wyoming.

Monday night and Tuesday...Snow in northwest and northern
mountains could result in mountain passes becoming slick and
hazardous. A few thunderstorms could also occur Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
402 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

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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-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-
402 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Freezing temperatures are expected tonight in the central
Gunnison, Uncompahgre and North Fork of the Gunnison Valleys.
Budding fruit and delicate vegetation are at risk of damage
again from low temperatures of 25 to 30 degrees. There is a slight
chance of freezing temperatures in the Grand Valley tonight, but
mainly in the more cold prone pockets across the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Thursday

There is a chance of freezing temperatures again Sunday night in
the Grand Valley, as well and the central Gunnison, Uncompahgre
and North Fork of the Gunnison valleys.

There will be slight chance of snow showers in the northern
Colorado mountains Monday and Tuesday. Dry conditions will prevail
the rest of the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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