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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
330 AM MDT Tue Aug 16 2022

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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-
330 AM MDT Tue Aug 16 2022

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Thunderstorms will form over the higher terrain from late morning
through early afternoon and drift over valley floors by evening.
Heavy rainfall, gusty outflow winds, and frequent lightning will
remain the greatest threat with these storms. Nocturnal showers
are most probable across west-central and southwest Colorado.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Expect chances for storms each afternoon through the week. There
is a potential for localized flooding, especially over steep
terrain, burn scars, and saturated soils.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected today or tonight, however
spotters are encouraged to relay rainfall amounts or any observed
flooding to the National Weather Service in Grand Junction.

$$



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