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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
429 AM MST Fri Dec 9 2022

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-
429 AM MST Fri Dec 9 2022

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered light snow showers are expected over the northern
mountains of eastern Utah and western Colorado this afternoon and
into this evening as a weak disturbance passes over the area.
Accumulations are expected to be light and localized with 1 to 3
inches possible over portions of the Elkhead and Park Mountains.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Significant snowfall is possible late Sunday night through Tuesday
as a strong winter storm moves through the area. Early indications
suggests a foot or more of new snow across the mountains and up to
5 inches in the high valleys during this timeframe. Moisture
wrapping around the exiting storm system may bring an additional
few inches to the northern mountains through the middle of next


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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