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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
251 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

COZ004-009-010-012-013-017>019-210900-
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...TOPONAS...SKYWAY...ASPEN...
VAIL...SNOWMASS...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE...BUFORD...
TRAPPERS LAKE...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...OURAY...TELLURIDE...
LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
251 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL ABOVE 10000 FEET ON TUESDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY...

A WEATHER SYSTEM WILL PASS THROUGH EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING BRINGING PRECIPITATION
IN THE FORM OF RAIN AND SNOW. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL BEGIN AROUND
11000 FEET ON TUESDAY BUT IS EXPECTED TO DROP TO 10000 FEET BY
WEDNESDAY MORNING. 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW MAY ACCUMULATE AT
LOCATIONS ABOVE 10000 FT BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

THOSE VENTURING INTO THE HIGH COUNTRY SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
THE POSSIBILITY OF WET SNOW. FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION ON THIS
DEVELOPING STORM...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/GJT OR
FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK OR TWITTER.

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
243 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

IDZ011>016-028>030-033-ORZ061>064-211100-
WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-LOWER TREASURE VALLEY ID-BOISE MOUNTAINS-
UPPER TREASURE VALLEY-SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WESTERN MAGIC VALLEY-
CAMAS PRAIRIE-OWYHEE MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS COUNTY-
UPPER WEISER RIVER-HARNEY COUNTY-BAKER COUNTY-MALHEUR COUNTY-
LOWER TREASURE VALLEY OR-
243 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

...MAJOR CHANGE IN THE WEATHER TUESDAY...

A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH EASTERN OREGON
AND SOUTHWEST IDAHO TONIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY. THIS WILL BRING
SHOWERS AND GUSTY WINDS TO THE AREA. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
FORECAST JUST AHEAD OF THE CENTER OF THE UPPER LOW...A PATH THAT
EXTENDS FROM CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN HARNEY AND MALHEUR COUNTIES...
NORTHEAST THROUGH THE TREASURE VALLEY...AND INTO THE BOISE
MOUNTAINS AND CAMAS PRAIRIE. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM
A TENTH OF AN INCH TO A QUARTER INCH IN THE VALLEYS...AND FROM
HALF AN INCH TO AN INCH IN THE MOUNTAINS. A COUPLE INCHES OF SNOW
WILL FALL ABOVE 7000 FEET...WITH UP TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 9000 FEET.
HIGH TEMPERATURES TOMORROW WILL BE AROUND 20 DEGREES BELOW TODAY/S
READINGS...RANGING FROM THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S IN THE
VALLEYS...AND 30S AND 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.

WE ARE IN FOR ANOTHER QUICK CHANGE WEDNESDAY...AS MILDER WEATHER
RAPIDLY RETURNS...ALONG WITH MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES. TEMPERATURES WILL
REBOUND 5 TO 10 DEGREES TO PUT MOST AREAS RIGHT BACK NEAR NORMAL.

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
117 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

IDZ017>025-031-032-211200-
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY...
STANLEY...CLAYTON...DRIGGS...DUBOIS...ISLAND PARK...ST. ANTHONY...
EDIE SCHOOL...IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...RIGBY...POCATELLO...
BLACKFOOT...FORT HALL...AMERICAN FALLS...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...
ROCKLAND...DOWNEY...LAVA HOT SPRINGS...SODA SPRINGS...WAYAN...
PRESTON...DAYTON...MONTPELIER...GEORGETOWN...PARIS...HAILEY...
KETCHUM...SUN VALLEY...BELLEVUE...ARCO...CHALLIS...MACKAY
117 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

...LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING A VARIETY OF FALL SHOWERS AND
GUSTY WINDS TO SOUTHEAST IDAHO TUESDAY...


RAIN SHOWERS ARE LIKELY IN THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS EARLY TUESDAY
MORNING...AND WILL SPREAD ACROSS SOUTHEAST IDAHO THROUGH THE DAY.
SNOW LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE 7800 TO 8200 FEET WHERE
ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS POSSIBLE THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.
THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN PEAKS MAY SEE UP TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW.
SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON
IN THE UPPER AND LOWER SNAKE PLAIN. THE STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST INTO MONTANA QUICKLY TUESDAY NIGHT.

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