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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
357 AM MDT Fri Oct 15 2021

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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-
357 AM MDT Fri Oct 15 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Light snow will continue over Colorado`s northern and central
mountains through midday. Accumulations will be light. Meanwhile,
subfreezing temperatures will gradually moderate, rising above 32
degrees around midmorning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

The next chance for snow arrives Monday afternoon into Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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Freeze Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
224 PM MDT Fri Oct 15 2021

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/O.NEW.KGJT.FZ.W.0013.211016T0600Z-211016T1600Z/
Grand Valley-Southeast Utah-Arches/Grand Flat-
Including the cities of Grand Junction, Fruita, Palisade,
Blanding, Moab, and Castle Valley
224 PM MDT Fri Oct 15 2021

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 AM MDT
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 28 expected.

* WHERE...In Utah, Southeast Utah and Arches/Grand Flat. In
  Colorado, Grand Valley.

* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 10 AM MDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

&&

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