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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MDT FRI JUL 11 2014

COZ003-006-007-009-011-017>023-UTZ022-025-027>029-111730-
/O.CON.KGJT.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-140712T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
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-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...GRAND JUNCTION...FRUITA...
PALISADE...RIFLE...SILT...PARACHUTE...MESA...SKYWAY...CEDAREDGE...
DELTA...HOTCHKISS...MONTROSE...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...OURAY...
TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS...GATEWAY...
NUCLA...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...
IGNACIO...PAGOSA SPRINGS AND VICINITY...BLANDING...BLUFF...
MEXICAN HAT...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...THOMPSON SPRINGS...
MONTICELLO AND VICINITY
329 AM MDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN UTAH...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN COLORADO...ANIMAS RIVER BASIN...CENTRAL
  GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN...DEBEQUE TO SILT
  CORRIDOR...FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER...GRAND
  VALLEY...GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS...NORTHWEST SAN JUAN
  MOUNTAINS...PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER...ROAN AND
  TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS...SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN...SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN
  MOUNTAINS AND UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE. IN UTAH...
  TAVAPUTS PLATEAU...ARCHES/GRAND FLAT...CANYONLANDS/NATURAL
  BRIDGES...LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHEAST UTAH.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* A COMBINATION OF DEEP MOISTURE AND SLOW STORM MOTION WILL
  PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL OVER PORTIONS OF EASTERN UTAH AND
  WESTERN COLORADO THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE GREATEST THREAT OF
  FLASH FLOODING WILL BE IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAM ADJACENT TO STEEP
  TERRAIN AND NEAR OLD BURN SCARS MAY OCCUR. SLOT CANYONS AND
  NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS ARE ALSO SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLASH FLOODING AND
  CAUTION SHOULD BE EXERCISED WHEN VENTURING INTO THESE AREAS
  WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
525 AM MDT FRI JUL 11 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-121200-
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-
525 AM MDT FRI JUL 11 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME MORE NUMEROUS THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING AGAIN TODAY ACROSS MAINLY THE
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL OUTLOOK AREA. HEAVY RAIN WILL ACCOMPANY THE
STRONGER STORMS BRINGING AN ELEVATED THREAT OF FLASH FLOODING. THE
AREAS MOST PRONE TO FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE SLOT CANYONS...DRY
WASHES AND SMALL STREAMS IN STEEP TERRAIN IN EAST CENTRAL UTAH.
DEBRIS FLOWS ARE POSSIBLE ON RECENT BURN SCARS IN THESE AREAS.

THE SHOWERS...AND THE THREAT OF HEAVY RAIN...WILL DIMINISH LATE
THIS EVENING BUT A FEW SHOWERS COULD LINGER THROUGH THE NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A REDUCTION IN SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED
SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY ALONG WITH A GREATLY REDUCED THREAT OF
HEAVY RAIN. STORMS WILL STILL BE POSSIBLE BUT WILL BE ISOLATED
AND MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS.

.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 LAS VEGAS NV
351 AM PDT FRI JUL 11 2014

AZZ001>003-036-CAZ519>527-NVZ014>022-120700-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-NORTHWEST DESERTS-
LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA-EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES-
OWENS VALLEY-WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY-
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK-WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT-
EASTERN MOJAVE DESERT-MORONGO BASIN-CADIZ BASIN-
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY-UPPER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
ESMERALDA AND CENTRAL NYE COUNTY-LINCOLN COUNTY-
NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY-WESTERN CLARK AND SOUTHERN NYE COUNTY-
SHEEP RANGE-SPRING MOUNTAINS-LAS VEGAS VALLEY-
SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY-
351 AM PDT FRI JUL 11 2014 /351 AM MST FRI JUL 11 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
ARIZONA...CALIFORNIA AND SOUTHERN NEVADA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. DRIER AIR WILL
CONTINUE TO PUSH INTO THE AREA FROM THE SOUTHWEST. HOWEVER...THERE
WILL BE JUST ENOUGH MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY FOR ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS NORTHERN PORTIONS OF LINCOLN AND
MOHAVE COUNTIES. THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAIN IS SIGNIFICANTLY LOWER
THEN THE PAST FEW DAYS. GUSTY WINDS ARE POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL LEAD TO DRY CONDITIONS SATURDAY
WITH TEMPERATURES WARMING. THE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL SHIFT
NORTH A BIT SUNDAY ALLOWING SOME MONSOON MOISTURE TO RETURN INTO
MOHAVE COUNTY RESULTING IN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. MOISTURE WILL LIKELY INCREASE ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA
DURING THE EARLY PART OF NEXT WEEK RESULTING IN A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND A POSSIBILITY OF HEAVY RAIN WITH STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. HOWEVER...
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
449 AM MDT FRI JUL 11 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-121100-
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-
449 AM MDT FRI JUL 11 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED AGAIN THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. GUSTY WINDS TO 40 MPH...HEAVY RAIN...SMALL
HAIL AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL ACCOMPANY THE STRONGEST STORMS.
WITH SLOW MOVING STORMS...THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING WILL BE
ELEVATED AND A FLASH FLOOD WATCH WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT THROUGH
THIS EVENING FOR MUCH OF EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED
EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH NEXT THURSDAY. STORMS WILL
PRODUCE HEAVY RAIN...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL
HAIL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED. HOWEVER...REPORTS OF HEAVY
RAINFALL AND RAINFALL AMOUNTS WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

$$

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