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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
354 AM MST Tue Feb 18 2020

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-
354 AM MST Tue Feb 18 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Snow showers over the central Colorado mountains and their high
valleys will diminish rapidly after sunrise. Additional
accumulations aren`t expected to exceed an inch.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Wednesday...Showers develop over the San Juan Mountains. Snowfall
accumulations will generally be less than 2 inches except for the
ranges east and southeast of Pagosa Springs where accumulations
may range from 2 to 4 inches with locally higher amounts.

Thursday and Friday...Dry.

Saturday through Monday...Potential for heavy snow exists, mainly
across the mountains of southeast Utah and southwest Colorado.
However, timing, positioning and intensity of this storm is less
than settled as operational models show significant variability.

Monday: Additional snow is possible as a fast moving system
arrives over the area from the northwest.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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