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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
216 PM MST Sun Dec 8 2019

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-091300-
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-
216 PM MST Sun Dec 8 2019

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible through early
evening. Cloud to ground lightning, small hail and wind gusts to
45 mph are possible with the strongest storms. Snow will continue
falling across the high country impacting travel on roads above
7500 feet elevation. A winter weather advisory is in effect.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Snow will continue to fall across the mountains and some higher
valleys Monday morning, with showers becoming more scattered
during the afternoon. Total snowfall accumulations of 6 to 12
inches are expected by Monday morning across the mountains
generally above 8,500 ft with light accumulations in the high
valleys.

The next chance for mountain snow arrives Friday and continues
through Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
227 PM MST Sun Dec 8 2019


COZ009-010-012-013-017>019-UTZ028-090530-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-191209T1600Z/
Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-
Including the cities of Vail, Crested Butte, Taylor Park, Buford,
Trappers Lake, Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton, and Rico
227 PM MST Sun Dec 8 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
MONDAY ABOVE 8500 FEET...

* WHAT...Periods of snow. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 8
  inches. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause blowing and
  drifting snow. A round of moderate to heavy snowfall with rates
  1/2 inch to as much as 2 inches per hour can be expected
  between 3 pm and 6 pm this afternoon for the central Colorado
  mountains and La Sal mountains, and between 7 pm and 9 pm for
  the San Juan mountains.

* WHERE...Portions of southeast Utah and northwest, southwest
  and west central Colorado, including the passes on highways
  145 and 550.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM MST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of blowing
  snow could significantly reduce visibility to near zero at times,
  especially on ridge tops and mountain passes. A detailed map of
  the snowfall can be found at: www.weather.gov/gjt/winter.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/gjt




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