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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
315 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ017>023-200915-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...OURAY...
TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS...GATEWAY...
NUCLA...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...
IGNACIO...PAGOSA SPRINGS AND VICINITY
315 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS COULD RISE QUICKLY THIS WEEKEND...

SCATTERED TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO THIS MORNING THROUGH THE EARLY
EVENING HOURS. SNOW LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM ABOUT 8500
FEET THIS MORNING TO NEAR 10000 FEET BY NOON. RAIN IS EXPECTED TO
MELT SOME OF THE WINTER SNOWPACK...THEREFORE SMALL STREAMS AND
CREEKS COULD RISE QUICKLY. USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING THROUGH THE
BACKCOUNTRY OR TRAVELING NEAR LOW-LYING AREAS ALONG SMALL
DRAINAGES. PLEASE RELAY REPORTS OF RISING WATER TO YOUR LOCAL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN GRAND JUNCTION.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
323 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

WAZ516-517-191200-
NORTH COAST-CENTRAL COAST-
323 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...HIGH SURF IS EXPECTED ON THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON
COAST SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY...

LARGE WAVES...16 TO 19 FEET...ARE EXPECTED TO REACH THE COAST
SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY. THIS WEEKEND IS A RAZOR
CLAM DIGGING WEEKEND FOR THE TWIN HARBORS...COPALIS AND MOCLIPS
BEACHES. THOSE PLANNING ON CLAM DIGGING SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
MORNING OR OTHER BEACH ACTIVITIES SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY SHOULD
BE ALERT FOR WAVES SUDDENLY RACING FARTHER UP THE BEACH THAN NORMAL.

MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
ON THIS SITUATION.

$$

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