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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1106 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

COZ001-002-005-007-008-014-021>023-UTZ024-021500-
/O.CON.KGJT.FZ.W.0015.141002T0600Z-141002T1500Z/
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-EASTERN UINTA BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...CRAIG...RIFLE...SILT...
GLENWOOD SPRINGS...EAGLE...CARBONDALE...GUNNISON...CORTEZ...
DURANGO...VERNAL
1106 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT THURSDAY BELOW
8000 FEET...

* TIMING...FROM MIDNIGHT TO 9 AM MDT THURSDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURE...FALLING TO THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S...WITH
  LOCALIZED AREAS POSSIBLY HITTING THE LOWER 20S IN THE WESTERN
  YAMPA RIVER BASIN.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES BELOW FREEZING FOR SEVERAL HOURS WILL
  DAMAGE SENSITIVE VEGETATION. OUTSIDE WATER LINES COULD FREEZE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
351 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-022200-
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-
351 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST FOR SOME OF THE NORMALLY
COLDER VALLEYS LATE TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW MORNING. AREAS OF FROST
AND PATCHY FOG CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS NORMALLY COLDER VALLEYS
TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1103 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

COZ030>051-021715-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1103 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

...THERE IS A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR THE MOUNTAINS FROM THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A COLD FRONT IS MOVING ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS LATE THIS MORNING AND
CROSS THE NORTHEAST PLAINS OF COLORADO DURING THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP WITH THE FRONTAL
PASSAGE. SNOW LEVELS WILL ALSO DROP TO NEAR 10 THOUSAND FEET THIS
AFTERNOON AND 8500 FEET OVERNIGHT. AREAS ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET
COULD SEE 4 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.
TRAVEL OVER THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES AND AROUND THE EISENHOWER
TUNNEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT LATER TODAY DUE TO FALLING SNOW ALONG
WITH ICY AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS. SNOWFALL IN THE HIGH COUNTRY
IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH THE RAINFALL ON THE
PLAINS ENDING BEFORE MORNING AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS THE STATE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO NORTHEAST COLORADO THURSDAY EVENING
WITH A FEW SHOWERS ALONG THE WYOMING AND NEBRASKA BORDERS.
CONTINUED COOLER TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED BEHIND THE FRONT ON
FRIDAY. BY FRIDAY MORNING...LOW TEMPERATURES MAY DROP CLOSE TO
FREEZING...SO PROTECTION OF LATE SEASON GARDENS AND SENSITIVE
VEGETATION MAY BE NECESSARY.

DRY CONDITIONS WITH A WARMING TREND ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
WEEKEND ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND NORTHEAST COLORADO. AFTERNOON
HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO SEASONAL NORMALS THROUGH THE
FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
625 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-021230-
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-FLATTOPS-
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-
625 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR TODAY AND
THIS EVENING. IN THE HIGH COUNTRY ABOVE 9000 FEET...SNOW IS LIKELY
WITH ACCUMULATING SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE AT OR ABOVE 9000 FEET. SLUSHY
OR SNOW PACKED ROADS IS LIKELY LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO END LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE FIRST SEASONAL FREEZE IS LIKELY FOR MANY OF THE HIGHER
VALLEYS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY MORNING. OTHERWISE NO HAZARDOUS
WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
500 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-021100-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
500 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TODAY AND TONIGHT...ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL SPREAD RAIN SHOWERS
WITH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA TODAY.
ACCUMULATING SNOW LEVELS WILL LOWER TO 7500 FEET THIS MORNING. TOTAL
SNOWFALL OF 2 TO 5 INCHES IS POSSIBLE IN THE NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS
ABOVE 8000 FEET...2 TO 6 INCHES IN THE ABSAROKAS ABOVE 7500 FEET...A
TRACE TO 2 INCHES IN THE WESTERN AND SOUTHERN CODY FOOTHILLS...1 TO 4
INCHES IN THE WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS ABOVE 8000 FEET...AND 3 TO 6
INCHES IN THE BIGHORN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7800 FEET...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS ABOVE PASS LEVEL.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MOST AREAS THIS
AFTERNOON.

PATCHY FOG WILL LIKELY DEVELOP IN THE WESTERN VALLEYS AND ALONG THE
INTERSTATE 80 CORRIDOR LATE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY RAIN OR SNOW AMOUNTS. THANK
YOU.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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