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Below Normal Temperatures Continue...Snow Arrives to the South Late

Temperatures stay below normal this week as a slow moving storm system brings chances of valley rain and mountain snow to the southern portions of Colorado and Utah through Wednesday. Read More >

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
133 PM MDT Tue Oct 16 2018

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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-
133 PM MDT Tue Oct 16 2018

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Snow is expected to develop over the San Juan, La Sal and Abajo
Mountains after midnight bringing 1 to 3 inches of new snow to
areas above 9,000 feet.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Wednesday-Thursday: Moderate to heavy snow appears likely over
the southwest San Juan and Abajo Mountains. Total snowfall
amounts of 4 to 8 inches on the highest peaks, mainly above 9000
feet. Locally higher accumulations are possible.

Friday-Sunday: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

Monday: There is a slight chance of snow over the mountains of
eastern Utah and the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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