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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
245 PM MDT Wed Jun 3 2020

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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-
245 PM MDT Wed Jun 3 2020

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon, and early
this evening, mainly hugging the terrain and favoring areas north
of the I-70 corridor. Isolated storms are possible over the San
Juan Mountains.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Thunderstorms increase in coverage Thursday. Strong winds and low
relative humidity threaten to bring critical fire weather
conditions to much of eastern Utah and western Colorado Friday
afternoon and evening. An approaching Pacific storm system appears
likely to bring widespread rainfall and embedded thunderstorms to
the region from late Friday through Saturday. Dry conditions return
Sunday into Monday with stronger winds possible and critical fire
weather conditions may be met.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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Hydrologic Outlook

Hydrologic Outlook
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Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
409 PM MDT Tue Jun 2 2020

...Rivers and Streams Could Respond Quickly to Rainfall this
Weekend...

Abnormally high temperatures over an extended period have
accelerated the high elevation snow melt. Flows in area rivers,
streams, and creeks will continue to run at elevated levels as the
recent snowmelt and reservoir releases work downstream.
Significant flooding is NOT forecast at this time as many
waterways peak for the season this week into the the early
weekend.

Rainfall is forecast Friday into Saturday. Rivers, streams and
creeks could react quickly and run near or slightly over bankfull
conditions causing localized lowland flooding due to the extra
water.

Anyone planning to recreate on area waterways should maintain
awareness and use an abundance of caution in or near the water.


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