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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
422 PM MST Wed Feb 20 2019

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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-
422 PM MST Wed Feb 20 2019

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Snowfall will increase again later this afternoon and tonight
over much of eastern UT and western CO. Heavy snowfall is
expected over southern Colorado and Utah with Winter Storm
Warnings in effect. Weather Storm Advisories are in effect for
portions of the central mountains in western Colorado and eastern
Utah starting late tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Wintry weather will continue through Friday as a large Pacific
storm passes through the area.

Friday night through Sunday night will be drier, with snowfall
focused north of the Bookcliffs and Roan Plateaus.

Snowfall will increase again Monday and Tuesday, mainly over the
northern half of the area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected today or tonight, however
spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts to the
National Weather Service in Grand Junction.

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
233 PM MST Wed Feb 20 2019


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Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-Flat Tops-
Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Including the cities of Aspen, Vail, Snowmass, Buford,
Trappers Lake, Manila, and Dutch John
233 PM MST Wed Feb 20 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
5 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Moderate to heavy snow rates expected at times tonight
  through Friday afternoon. Total snow accumulations of 7 to 14
  inches with locally higher amounts on favored terrain. Lower
  elevations of the Roaring Fork...Frying Pan and White Rivers 4
  to 8 inches with locally higher amounts.

* WHERE...In Utah, Eastern Uinta Mountains. In Colorado, Gore
  and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys and Flat Tops.

* WHEN...From 11 PM this evening to 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will become very difficult to
  impossible at times. These hazardous road conditions could
  impact the morning or evening commute. A detailed map of the
  snowfall can be found at:
  www.weather.gov/gjt/winter

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

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

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