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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
431 AM MDT Wed May 27 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-
431 AM MDT Wed May 27 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Thunderstorm development will be possible this afternoon across
much of the higher terrain of western Colorado. A better coverage
of storms are forecast from the northern Utah mountains to the
northern Colorado mountains with lightning development possible in
the valleys to the North. A few of the stronger storms could
contain small hail and wind gusts up to 45 mph. Storms should end
by late evening with only isolated light showers remaining
overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Afternoon thunderstorm activity will likely return across higher
terrain each afternoon through early next week. Storms look to
become more widespread Saturday into Tuesday. Warming temperatures
will continue to eat at the snowpack and flows will be increasing.
However at this time no flooding is forecast.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
337 AM MDT Wed May 27 2020

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Cache Valley/Utah Portion-Northern Wasatch Front-
Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys-Southern Wasatch Front-
Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains-Wasatch Mountain Valleys-
Wasatch Mountains I-80 North-Wasatch Mountains South of I-80-
Western Uinta Mountains-Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs-
Western Uinta Basin-Castle Country-San Rafael Swell-
Sanpete/Sevier Valleys-West Central Utah-Southwest Utah-
Utahs Dixie and Zion National Park-South Central Utah-
Glen Canyon Recreation Area/Lake Powell-Central Mountains-
Southern Mountains-Southwest Wyoming-
337 AM MDT Wed May 27 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the western two thirds of
Utah and southwest Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected through tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A substantial warming trend will continue through the end of the
week. High temperatures will run up to 20 degrees above average,
and feel more mid-summer like during the latter half of the week.
Triple-digit readings are expected in Utah`s Dixie region of
southwest Utah by Wednesday, while mid to upper 90s are expected
in northern Utah Friday through the upcoming weekend.

Critical fire weather conditions may develop Friday through Sunday
mainly across southwestern and southern Utah.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed. Please relay any information
about observed severe weather to the NWS while following all
local, state, and CDC guidelines.

$$

For more information from NOAA/s National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/saltlakecity

For information on potential road travel impacts visit...
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
328 AM MDT Wed May 27 2020

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Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-Tusas Mountains Including Chama-
Jemez Mountains-Glorieta Mesa Including Glorieta Pass-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Espanola Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains Including Edgewood-
Estancia Valley-Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-
Upper Tularosa Valley-South Central Mountains-
Johnson and Bartlett Mesas Including Raton Pass-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
San Agustin Plains and Adjacent Lowlands-
328 AM MDT Wed May 27 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated showers and thunderstorms over the northern mountains and
adjacent highlands of eastern New Mexico today will be capable of
producing downburst wind gusts up to 50 mph, brief rain, and frequent
lightning strikes. This activity will move southeast around 20 mph.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Isolated showers and thunderstorms along the central mountain chain
and adjacent highlands of eastern New Mexico Thursday will be capable
of producing downburst wind gusts up to 50 mph, brief rain, and
frequent lightning strikes. This activity will move south around 15
mph.

A much more active pattern is shaping up Friday through the weekend
into early next week. The coverage of showers and thunderstorms will
increase each afternoon with the potential for localized strong wind
gusts, small hail, heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning strikes.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Guyer

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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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