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Hard Freeze Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
255 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...ANOTHER COLD NIGHT ON TAP TONIGHT WITH SOME LOCATIONS
EXPERIENCING THE FIRST FREEZE OF THE SEASON...

AZZ003-NVZ017-281600-
/O.CON.KVEF.HZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-141228T1600Z/
NORTHWEST DESERTS-WESTERN CLARK AND SOUTHERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING...KINGMAN...GOLDEN VALLEY...DOLAN SPRINGS...
VALENTINE...WIKIEUP...YUCCA...PAHRUMP...INDIAN SPRINGS...
DESERT ROCK...AMARGOSA VALLEY
255 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014 /355 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014/

...HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST /9 AM MST/
SUNDAY...

A HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST /9 AM MST/
SUNDAY FOR SOUTHERN NYE AND WESTERN CLARK COUNTIES AND FOR THE
NORTHWEST DESERTS OF ARIZONA.

* TEMPERATURE: LOW TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE UPPER
  TEENS TO LOWER 20S AGAIN TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS: THESE VERY COLD TEMPERATURES AND THE LONG DURATION
  OF BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES MAY LEAD TO BROKEN PIPES AND
  SEVERELY IMPACT SENSITIVE PLANTS AND CROPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TO PREVENT FREEZING AND POSSIBLE BURSTING OF OUTDOOR WATER PIPES...
THEY SHOULD BE WRAPPED...DRAINED...OR ALLOWED TO DRIP SLOWLY.
ANYONE WITH IN GROUND SPRINKLER SYSTEMS...SHOULD DRAIN THEIR
SYSTEMS OR COVER ANY ABOVE GROUND PIPES TO PROTECT THEM FROM
FREEZING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
149 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...HARD FREEZE ACROSS MOST OF SOUTHEAST ARIZONA LATER TONIGHT INTO
SUNDAY MORNING...

AZZ504-506-281200-
/O.CON.KTWC.HZ.W.0003.141228T0700Z-141228T1600Z/
TUCSON METRO AREA-SOUTHEAST PINAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TUCSON...GREEN VALLEY...MARANA...VAIL...
MAMMOTH...ORACLE
149 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
9 AM MST SUNDAY...

A HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
9 AM MST SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES NEAR HARD FREEZE LEVELS MAY KILL
  UNPROTECTED SENSITIVE VEGETATION. OUTDOOR WATER PIPES SHOULD
  ALSO BE WRAPPED...DRAINED...OR ALLOWED TO DRIP SLOWLY TO
  PREVENT POSSIBLE BURSTING. OUTDOOR PETS NEED TO BE SHELTERED
  INDOORS.

* TEMPERATURES...LOW TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM 24 TO 29 DEGREES
  INCLUDING LOCATIONS AROUND METRO TUCSON SUNDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES WILL FALL BELOW FREEZING FOR SOME
  LOCATIONS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INTO THE 20S IN THE EARLY MORNING
  HOURS. TEMPERATURES WILL RECOVER ABOVE FREEZING BY 9 AM SUNDAY IN
  MOST LOCATIONS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HARD FREEZE WARNING MEANS WIDESPREAD TEMPERATURES AT OR BELOW 28
DEGREES ARE EXPECTED...WITH SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED FOR
SEVERAL HOURS. TO PREVENT FREEZING AND POSSIBLE BURSTING OF OUTDOOR
WATER PIPES...THEY SHOULD BE WRAPPED...DRAINED...OR ALLOWED TO DRIP
SLOWLY. THOSE THAT HAVE IN-GROUND SPRINKLER SYSTEMS SHOULD DRAIN
THEM...AND COVER ABOVE-GROUND PIPES TO PROTECT THEM FROM FREEZING.
THESE CONDITIONS WILL ALSO KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$


Freeze Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
255 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...ANOTHER COLD NIGHT ON TAP TONIGHT WITH SOME LOCATIONS
EXPERIENCING THE FIRST FREEZE OF THE SEASON...

CAZ527-281600-
/O.CON.KVEF.FZ.W.0003.141228T0600Z-141228T1600Z/
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY-UPPER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING...NEEDLES
255 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM
PST SUNDAY...

A FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM
PST SUNDAY FOR THE UPPER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY OF CALIFORNIA.

* EXPECTED TEMPERATURES: TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP TO THE
  UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S TONIGHT. THESE ARE EXPECTED TO BE THE FIRST
  FREEZING TEMPERATURES OF THE SEASON.

* GREATEST IMPACT AREAS: SENSITIVE PLANTS AND CROPS MAY BE
  DAMAGED.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 5-10 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT SENSITIVE PLANTS BY BRINGING THEM INSIDE OR
COVERING THEM UP. MAKE SURE PETS HAVE ADEQUATE SHELTER OR BRING
THEM INDOORS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
149 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...HARD FREEZE ACROSS MOST OF SOUTHEAST ARIZONA LATER TONIGHT INTO
SUNDAY MORNING...

AZZ502-505-281200-
/O.CON.KTWC.FZ.W.0007.141228T0700Z-141228T1600Z/
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SELLS...PICACHO PEAK STATE PARK
149 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM
MST SUNDAY...

A FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM
MST SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES MAY DAMAGE OR
  KILL UNPROTECTED SENSITIVE VEGETATION. OUTDOOR WATER PIPES
  SHOULD ALSO BE WRAPPED...DRAINED...OR ALLOWED TO DRIP SLOWLY
  TO PREVENT POSSIBLE BURSTING. OUTDOOR PETS MAY NEED TO BE
  SHELTERED INDOORS.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES SUNDAY MORNING WILL GENERALLY RANGE
  FROM 27 TO 32 DEGREES.

* TIMING...NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES BETWEEN MIDNIGHT
  AND 9 AM MST SUNDAY MORNING.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED.
THESE TEMPERATURES WILL KILL SENSITIVE CROPS AND VEGETATION.
COVER THEM...IF POSSIBLE...WITH CLOTH SHEETS OR BLANKETS TO
PROTECT THEM FROM FREEZING.

&&

$$

VISIT US ON FACEBOOK...TWITTER...YOUTUBE...AND AT WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
1120 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

AZZ028-281100-
/O.NEW.KPSR.FZ.W.0003.141228T0700Z-141228T1600Z/
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...
FLORENCE
1120 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM MST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM MST
SUNDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...NORTHWEST PINAL COUNTY INCLUDING THE COMMUNITIES OF
  MARICOPA...COOLIDGE...CASA GRANDE...FLORENCE AND SAN TAN VALLEY.

* TEMPERATURE...SEVERAL HOURS OF BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES WITH
  LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO LOW 30S.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES BELOW FREEZING FOR SEVERAL HOURS WILL KILL
  UNPROTECTED SENSITIVE VEGETATION. OUTDOOR PETS MAY NEED TO BE
  SHELTERED INDOORS. UNPROTECTED PIPES MAY NEED TO BE COVERED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

VISIT US ON FACEBOOK...TWITTER...AND AT WEATHER.GOV/PHOENIX


Frost Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
941 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...AREAS OF LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING FROST FOR PORTIONS OF
THE VALLEYS AND DESERTS THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.THE COLD DRY ATMOSPHERE IN PLACE WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF LATE
NIGHT THROUGH EARLY MORNING FROST IN PORTIONS OF THE VALLEYS AND
LOWER DESERTS TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. THE HIGH DESERTS WILL
ALSO HAVE TEMPERATURES NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING...BUT SEVERAL FROSTS
HAVE ALREADY OCCURRED THERE THIS SEASON.

CAZ048-050-281400-
/O.CON.KSGX.FR.Y.0006.141228T0800Z-141228T1600Z/
SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS-
941 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S FOR LATE
  TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* LOCATION FOR FROST...AREAS OF FROST FOR LATE TONIGHT INTO
  EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...PRIMARILY IN LOW-LYING AREAS.

* TIMING FOR FROST...LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT FROST IS POSSIBLE.
  SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT FROST IS POSSIBLE. SENSITIVE OUTDOOR
PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
941 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...AREAS OF LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING FROST FOR PORTIONS OF
THE VALLEYS AND DESERTS THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.THE COLD DRY ATMOSPHERE IN PLACE WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF LATE
NIGHT THROUGH EARLY MORNING FROST IN PORTIONS OF THE VALLEYS AND
LOWER DESERTS TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. THE HIGH DESERTS WILL
ALSO HAVE TEMPERATURES NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING...BUT SEVERAL FROSTS
HAVE ALREADY OCCURRED THERE THIS SEASON.

CAZ061-281400-
/O.CON.KSGX.FR.Y.0006.141228T0800Z-141228T1600Z/
COACHELLA VALLEY-
941 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S LATE
  TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* LOCATION FOR FROST...MOST WIDESPREAD IN COLDER...WIND
  SHELTERED LOCATIONS.

* TIMING FOR FROST...LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT FROST IS POSSIBLE.
  SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT FROST IS POSSIBLE. SENSITIVE OUTDOOR
PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.

&&

$$

MAXWELL

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
941 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...AREAS OF LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING FROST FOR PORTIONS OF
THE VALLEYS AND DESERTS THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.THE COLD DRY ATMOSPHERE IN PLACE WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF LATE
NIGHT THROUGH EARLY MORNING FROST IN PORTIONS OF THE VALLEYS AND
LOWER DESERTS TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. THE HIGH DESERTS WILL
ALSO HAVE TEMPERATURES NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING...BUT SEVERAL FROSTS
HAVE ALREADY OCCURRED THERE THIS SEASON.

CAZ062-281400-
/O.CON.KSGX.FR.Y.0006.141228T0800Z-141228T1600Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
941 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S FOR LATE
  TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* LOCATION FOR FROST...AREAS OF FROST FOR LATE TONIGHT INTO
  EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...PRIMARILY IN LOW-LYING AREAS.

* TIMING FOR FROST...LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT FROST IS POSSIBLE.
  SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT FROST IS POSSIBLE. SENSITIVE OUTDOOR
PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
116 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

AZZ020>023-025>027-CAZ031>033-281100-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-WEST CENTRAL DESERTS-
NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-GREATER PHOENIX AREA-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST DESERTS-
SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-IMPERIAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...BOUSE...QUARTZSITE...
SALOME...BUCKEYE...LAKE PLEASANT...MORRISTOWN...NEW RIVER...
TONOPAH...WICKENBURG...CAREFREE...CAVE CREEK...CHANDLER...
FOUNTAIN HILLS...GILBERT...GLENDALE...MESA...PEORIA...PHOENIX...
SCOTTSDALE...SUN CITY...TEMPE...FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...SAN LUIS...
SOMERTON...YUMA...DATELAND...TACNA...WELLTON...GILA BEND...BLYTHE...
CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...EAGLE MOUNTAIN...BRAWLEY...
CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...IMPERIAL...AND THE SALTON SEA
116 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014 /1216 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014/

...NEAR FREEZING TEMPERATURES POSSIBLE EARLY SUNDAY MORNING ACROSS
THE LOWER DESERTS...

A COLD AIRMASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE TONIGHT...RESULTING IN ANOTHER
MORNING OF NEAR OR SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES. WINDS WILL
BECOME LIGHT THIS EVENING WHICH WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO DROP
QUICKLY INTO THE MID 30S. CLOUDS WILL SLOWLY MOVE INTO THE AREA
AFTER MIDNIGHT WHICH SHOULD HELP MITIGATE THE THREAT OF WIDESPREAD
FREEZING CONDITIONS...HOWEVER THE NORMALLY COLDER DESERT LOCATIONS
COULD STILL DROP TO AROUND FREEZING FOR A BRIEF TIME.

IN THE PHOENIX METRO...THE EAST VALLEY CITIES OF QUEEN
CREEK...GILBERT...CHANDLER...TEMPE...MESA AND AHWATUKEE COULD SEE A
BRIEF FREEZE. OTHER DESERT LOCATIONS THAT COULD SEE NEAR FREEZING
TEMPERATURES INCLUDE WICKENBURG...BUCKEYE...PARKER...BLYTHE...TACNA...AND EL
CENTRO.

STAY UP-TO-DATE ON THE LATEST FORECASTS BY LISTENING TO
WEATHER RADIO ON THE PUBLIC SERVICE BAND. MORE DETAILED INFORMATION
IS AVAILABLE FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX ON THE
INTERNET AT

WEATHER.GOV/PHOENIX

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
442 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-281330-
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-
442 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL BEGIN NEAR THE IDAHO BORDER LATE TONIGHT
AS THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES THE AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A COLD STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING PERIODS OF SNOW TO THE NORTHERN
OUTLOOK AREA SUNDAY WITH SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATION EXPECTED. THIS
WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS AND IMPACT TRAVEL
ALONG ALL ROUTES ACROSS THIS AREA. THE THREAT OF SNOW WILL EXPAND
SOUTHWARD TO INCLUDE CENTRAL UTAH MONDAY WITH SNOW LINGERING OVER
THE NORTH.

SNOW WILL TAPER OFF BUT STRONG GUSTY EASTERLY CANYON WINDS COULD
DEVELOP ALONG THE WASATCH FRONT LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING. THIS COULD CREATE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF
THE NEW SNOW CONTINUING THE THREAT OF HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

THIS COLD STORM WILL INTENSIFY ACROSS SOUTHERN UTAH TUESDAY INTO
THURSDAY WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW IN ST GEORGE
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

.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 FLAGSTAFF AZ
349 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

AZZ004>018-037>040-280700-
KAIBAB PLATEAU-MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-
COCONINO PLATEAU-YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-CHINLE VALLEY-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN GILA COUNTY-YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND BASINS-
OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
349 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR APACHE...COCONINO...
NORTHERN GILA...NAVAJO...AND YAVAPAI COUNTIES IN NORTHERN
ARIZONA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NO WEATHER HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE MONDAY AND TUESDAY AS A POTENTIALLY
SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM TAKES SHAPE OVER THE WEST. THIS STORM WILL
BRING AREAS OF RAIN AND SNOW TO OUR AREA FROM TUESDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY...WITH PRECIPITATION CHANCES PEAKING ON WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY.  STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES CONCERNING THIS POTENTIAL WINTER
STORM.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
454 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-281200-
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-
454 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW AND FOG WILL BE AROUND UNTIL MID-MORNING AND
MAY CAUSE SOME LOCALIZED TRAVEL SLOWDOWNS AND SLIPPERY ROADS. DRY
WEATHER IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW RETURNS TO
THE FAR NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ANOTHER PACIFIC STORMS WILL CONTINUE MOVING SOUTH ACROSS THE
REGION SUNDAY AND MONDAY. WINTER STORM WATCHES ARE IN EFFECT FOR
PORTIONS OF THE COLORADO NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND
EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS SUNDAY AND MONDAY. SNOWFALL AND BLOWING
SNOW FROM THIS STORM SHOULD NEGATIVELY IMPACT TRAVEL CONDITIONS
IN THE HIGH COUNTY.

A CHANCE OF SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK...
FOCUSING ON SOUTHEAST UTAH AND SOUTHWEST COLORADO WEDNESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

JAD/CJC

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NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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