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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
454 AM MDT Sat Apr 17 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-
454 AM MDT Sat Apr 17 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Periods of light to moderate snow will favor the San Juans and
central divide today as a disturbance moves through. The San Juans
will be favored for better snow accumulations. Freezing
temperatures will occur tonight as skies clear across the north
and central valleys, impacting susceptible vegetation.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Snow will continue Sunday over the San Juans, but overall, dry and
cooler weather will prevail for most areas. A cold front will
drive southward Monday, bringing light showers to the northern and
central mountains and high valleys and elevated fire weather
concerns to southeast Utah and southwest Colorado. Dry weather
returns Tuesday with a few disturbances bringing occasional
light showers mid to late week with a warming trend by the weekend.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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