Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
345 AM MDT Fri Mar 16 2018

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-
345 AM MDT Fri Mar 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Some isolated to scattered showers will continue through the
morning hours, with improving trends from the southwest as drier
air moves in. Showers are expected to be light with little
additional accumulation. Showers will come to an end by late
morning into afternoon, with partly to mostly sunny skies and dry
conditions through tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Breezy conditions will occur Saturday afternoon ahead of the next
approaching storm system that will bring unsettled weather to the
region Saturday evening through Sunday evening, with more mountain
snow expected. Snow levels will lower to some valley floors as the
front moves through on Sunday afternoon.

Monday through Wednesday looks drier overall as high pressure
moves in by mid-week. Temperatures will warm back to near to
above normal as this occurs. Potential exists for more unsettled
weather for the latter half of the week as another storm system
moves into the area.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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