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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
439 AM MST Fri Feb 26 2021

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-
439 AM MST Fri Feb 26 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Another storm system will roll over the region tonight and
Saturday bringing widespread snow to the northern and central
Colorado mountains. Accumulations will range from 4 to 8 inches
with locally higher amounts over the Elkhead and Park Mountains.
Amounts ranging from 3 to 6 inches are expected across the Flat
Tops, Grand Mesa, and the Gore and Elk Mountains with lighter and
more scattered accumulations to the south. Strong winds in the
higher elevations will result in areas of blowing and drifting

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Snow continues Saturday, tapering off later in the day with more
isolated to scattered snow showers Saturday night into Sunday.
Model agreement in the later periods is poor so it`s unclear when
the next system will reach the area.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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