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Freeze Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
909 PM MDT Mon Apr 19 2021

COZ006-011-201300-
/O.EXP.KGJT.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-210420T0300Z/
/O.CON.KGJT.FZ.W.0005.210420T0600Z-210420T1500Z/
Grand Valley-Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
Including the cities of Grand Junction, Fruita, Palisade,
Montrose, Hotchkiss, and Delta
909 PM MDT Mon Apr 19 2021

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT TUESDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

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

* WHERE...Grand Valley and Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre
  River Basin.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM MDT Tuesday.

* 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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
431 AM MDT Mon Apr 19 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-
431 AM MDT Mon Apr 19 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A strong cold front will drive southward this afternoon and
evening, bringing virga showers to the northern valleys and light
snow showers to the northern and central mountains along the
divide. This front will also bring dry and windy conditions to
eastern Utah and much of western Colorado with critical fire
weather concerns. Winds will gust 40 to 50 mph at times.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Dry and cooler conditions will occur Tuesday with a few
disturbances bringing occasional light showers mid to late week.
Temperatures warm to above normal levels by the weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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