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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
549 AM MDT WED MAY 6 2015

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-071200-
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-
549 AM MDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WILL CONCENTRATE ACROSS SOUTHWEST
UTAH THIS MORNING...THEN SPREAD NORTH INTO CENTRAL UTAH LATER IN
THE MORNING. THESE SHOWERS WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD AND
LOCALLY HEAVY AS THEY CONTINUE NORTH INTO NORTHERN UTAH THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE WITH SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN THE MAIN IMPACT. SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXIST PRIMARILY ACROSS THE
NORTHERN THIRD OF UTAH BY LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A NEW PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE SOUTH OUT OF THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST AND INTO CENTRAL CALIFORNIA BY THURSDAY. DRIER AIR
AHEAD OF THE STORM WILL SPREAD ACROSS MUCH OF THE OUTLOOK AREA
ON THURSDAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
LIMITED MAINLY TO THE FAR NORTHERN PORTION OF THE OUTLOOK AREA
THROUGH THURSDAY.

THE STORM WILL TURN EAST FROM CALIFORNIA AND CROSS THE SOUTHERN
GREAT BASIN BEGINNING FRIDAY. VALLEY RAIN AND HIGH ELEVATION SNOW
WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA LATE FRIDAY...THEN CONTINUE
THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM...ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH. HIGHER
MOUNTAIN ELEVATIONS WILL SEE ACCUMULATING SNOWS THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING.

THE STORM WILL BEGIN TO WIND DOWN EARLY SUNDAY. VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL DECREASE IN AREAL COVERAGE AND INTENSITY DURING
THE DAY SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL RETURN TO THE OUTLOOK
AREA EARLY IN THE UPCOMING WEEK.

.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 ALBUQUERQUE NM
504 AM MDT WED MAY 6 2015

NMZ501>540-071200-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
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-
504 AM MDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

MARGINAL CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
RIO GRANDE VALLEY AND CENTRAL HIGHLANDS ON FRIDAY AND ACROSS THE
EASTERN PLAINS ON SATURDAY.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST
FORECASTS...WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
437 AM MDT WED MAY 6 2015

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-071045-
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-
437 AM MDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL SWEEP OVER THE
REGION AGAIN TODAY INTO TONIGHT AS REMNANTS OF THE PACIFIC LOW
LINGER. STRONGER STORM CELLS WILL BE CAPABLE OF GENERATING BRIEF
HEAVY RAIN AND WIND GUSTS TO 35 MPH. EXPECT SNOW IN THE HIGH
PASSES ABOVE 10000 FEET...MAINLY THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MILDER WITH DECREASED CHANCES FOR SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. PRECIPITATION LARGELY CONFINED TO THE HIGHER
TERRAIN.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS INCREASE AS
ANOTHER PACIFIC SYSTEM MOVES OVER THE AREA.

MONDAY AND TUESDAY...DECREASED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY
IMPACTING MAINLY THE MOUNTAINS DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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