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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
310 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SNOWFALL FAVORS SOUTHWEST COLORADO THIS WEEKEND...BECOMING
WIDESPREAD BY MONDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS DROPPING THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
FRIDAY. IT WILL SLOWLY SETTLE INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SUNDAY
BEFORE TRACKING THROUGH THE REGION ON TUESDAY. A MOIST AND
UNSETTLED SOUTHWEST FLOW SETS UP OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION
TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THE SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ARE FAVORED
WITH THIS STORM WITH NEIGHBORING MOUNTAINS EXPECTED TO GET
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AS WELL. THE FIRST PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOWFALL
IS EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THERE WILL ALSO BE
LULLS IN THE SNOWFALL WITH ONE LULL CURRENTLY TIMED FOR SUNDAY.
MORE SNOW IS EXPECTED IS EXPECTED MONDAY INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

COZ009-012-017-UTZ028-280615-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150303T0300Z/
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
310 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST MONDAY
ABOVE 7000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...CRESTED BUTTE...
  MARBLE...RIDGWAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES
  TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 FEET THROUGH MONDAY...LESSER
  AMOUNTS ON NORTH FACING SLOPES.

* SNOW LEVEL...THE HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR ABOVE 7000
  FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS SATURDAY AND
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED AT TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE IMPAIRED INTO TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY
  OVER THE GRAND MESA...DALLAS DIVIDE...AND UTAH HIGHWAY 191
  BETWEEN MOAB AND BLANDING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
310 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SNOWFALL FAVORS SOUTHWEST COLORADO THIS WEEKEND...BECOMING
WIDESPREAD BY MONDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS DROPPING THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
FRIDAY. IT WILL SLOWLY SETTLE INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SUNDAY
BEFORE TRACKING THROUGH THE REGION ON TUESDAY. A MOIST AND
UNSETTLED SOUTHWEST FLOW SETS UP OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION
TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THE SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ARE FAVORED
WITH THIS STORM WITH NEIGHBORING MOUNTAINS EXPECTED TO GET
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AS WELL. THE FIRST PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOWFALL
IS EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THERE WILL ALSO BE
LULLS IN THE SNOWFALL WITH ONE LULL CURRENTLY TIMED FOR SUNDAY.
MORE SNOW IS EXPECTED IS EXPECTED MONDAY INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

COZ018-019-280615-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150303T0300Z/
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
310 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE
  CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS.

* TIMING...THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES
  ESPECIALLY LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 FEET WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS
  EXPECTED FROM SILVERTON SOUTHEAST TO THE NEW MEXICO BORDER.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS SATURDAY AND
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED AT TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BECOME DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE
  THIS WEEKEND INTO WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
358 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015


UTZ012-020-280700-
/O.NEW.KSLC.WW.Y.0034.150228T0400Z-150301T1600Z/
CASTLE COUNTRY-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRICE...CASTLE DALE...EMERY...KANAB...
ESCALANTE
358 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 AM MST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM
THIS EVENING TO 9 AM MST SUNDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH AND CASTLE COUNTRY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 6 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...DEVELOPING THIS EVENING ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
  UTAH...THEN SPREADING INTO CASTLE COUNTRY BY SATURDAY MORNING.
  SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THESE AREAS THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE
  TEMPORARILY TAPERING OFF BY EARLY SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED ON AREA
  ROADWAYS INCLUDING HIGHWAY 10 ACROSS CASTLE COUNTRY...AND
  HIGHWAYS 12 AND 89 THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
358 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015


UTZ013-280700-
/O.NEW.KSLC.WW.Y.0034.150228T0400Z-150301T1600Z/
SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE
358 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 AM MST SUNDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 5000 FEET FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM MST SUNDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SAN RAFAEL SWELL REGION ABOVE 5000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 6 INCHES

* TIMING...DEVELOPING THIS EVENING...AND BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES
  OVERNIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE TEMPORARILY TAPERING OFF BY
  EARLY SUNDAY.

* SNOW LEVELS...AROUND 5000 FEET THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED ON AREA
  ROADWAYS ABOVE 5000 FEET...INCLUDING I-70.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

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

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

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
358 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015


UTZ517-518-280700-
/O.UPG.KSLC.WS.A.0002.150228T0200Z-150302T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KSLC.WW.Y.0034.150228T0400Z-150301T1600Z/
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...FISH LAKE...
LOA...PANGUITCH...BRYCE CANYON
358 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 AM MST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM
THIS EVENING TO 9 AM MST SUNDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF UTAH

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 20 INCHES.

* TIMING...DEVELOPING THIS EVENING...AND CONTINUING HEAVY AT TIMES
  THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE TEMPORARILY TAPERING OFF SUNDAY MORNING.
  ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE SUNDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED ON AREA
  ROADWAYS INCLUDING THE HIGHER PASSES OF I-70 AND I-15 AND
  HIGHWAY 89.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
310 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SNOWFALL FAVORS SOUTHWEST COLORADO THIS WEEKEND...BECOMING
WIDESPREAD BY MONDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS DROPPING THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
FRIDAY. IT WILL SLOWLY SETTLE INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SUNDAY
BEFORE TRACKING THROUGH THE REGION ON TUESDAY. A MOIST AND
UNSETTLED SOUTHWEST FLOW SETS UP OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION
TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THE SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ARE FAVORED
WITH THIS STORM WITH NEIGHBORING MOUNTAINS EXPECTED TO GET
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AS WELL. THE FIRST PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOWFALL
IS EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THERE WILL ALSO BE
LULLS IN THE SNOWFALL WITH ONE LULL CURRENTLY TIMED FOR SUNDAY.
MORE SNOW IS EXPECTED IS EXPECTED MONDAY INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

COZ021-280615-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0012.150228T0100Z-150303T0300Z/
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-
310 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 8 PM MST MONDAY ABOVE 6000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TO ACCUMULATE THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED EACH NIGHT... FOR
  A STORM TOTAL OF 8 TO 16 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVELS...MAY SEE RAIN OR A RAIN SNOW MIX IN THE
  AFTERNOONS ESPECIALLY BELOW 6000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE DIFFICULT THIS WEEKEND INTO
  TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


Avalanche Watch


COZ017>019-066-068-072>075-010330-

AVALANCHE WATCH
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
222 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.

...AVALANCHE WATCH FOR THE NORTH AND SOUTH SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS...AND
SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE

THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE
WATCH FOR THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO. A STRONG WINTER STORM
WILL IMPACT THE AREA THROUGH MONDAY. AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE
RAPIDLY AS SNOW ACCUMULATES AND DRIFTS. BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE
CONDITIONS COULD BECOME VERY DANGEROUS BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. TRAVEL
IN OR BELOW AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

FOR ADDITIONAL AVALANCHE INFORMATION VISIT THE COLORADO AVALANCHE
INFORMATION CENTER`S WEB PAGE AT COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE

TOEPFER

$$


Winter Storm Watch


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
310 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SNOWFALL FAVORS SOUTHWEST COLORADO THIS WEEKEND...BECOMING
WIDESPREAD BY MONDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS DROPPING THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
FRIDAY. IT WILL SLOWLY SETTLE INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SUNDAY
BEFORE TRACKING THROUGH THE REGION ON TUESDAY. A MOIST AND
UNSETTLED SOUTHWEST FLOW SETS UP OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION
TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THE SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ARE FAVORED
WITH THIS STORM WITH NEIGHBORING MOUNTAINS EXPECTED TO GET
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AS WELL. THE FIRST PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOWFALL
IS EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THERE WILL ALSO BE
LULLS IN THE SNOWFALL WITH ONE LULL CURRENTLY TIMED FOR SUNDAY.
MORE SNOW IS EXPECTED IS EXPECTED MONDAY INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

COZ003-013-280615-
/O.NEW.KGJT.WS.A.0007.150228T2100Z-150304T1600Z/
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-FLATTOPS-
310 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...BUFORD...
  TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
  NIGHT. LIGHTER SNOW IS EXPECTED ON SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...UP TO TWO FEET POSSIBLE BY WEDNESDAY
  MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

* VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED IN HEAVY SNOW AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BECOME DIFFICULT SATURDAY INTO
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND/OR BLOWING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
535 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

AZZ004>018-037>040-280730-
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-
535 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

MAINLY LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE FROM THE
MOGOLLON RIM NORTHWARD. 1 TO 2 INCHES OF NEW SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
POSSIBLE FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET ACROSS THE KAIBAB
PLATEAU,...BLACK MESA AND THE CHUSKA MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION...BRINGING STRONG
WINDS...RAIN AND HIGHER ELEVATION SNOW TO NORTHERN ARIZONA. SNOW
LEVELS ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 5000-6000
FEET OVER THE KAIBAB PLATEAU AND BLACK MESA...6500-7500 FEET
AROUND FLAGSTAFF AND 7000-8000 FEET FOR THE EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM,
CHUSKA AND WHITE MOUNTAINS. SNOW LEVELS WILL DROP FURTHER BEHIND A
COLD FRONT FORECAST TO CROSS THE REGION SOMETIME FROM LATE SUNDAY
TO MONDAY.

STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY FROM THE MOGOLLON
RIM...ACROSS THE LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY...AND INTO THE
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS. A WIND ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THESE
AREAS...PLEASE SEE PHXNPWFGZ FOR MORE DETAILS.

LOWER ELEVATION RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1-3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE WITH
THE HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER THE FOOTHILLS OF THE MOGOLLON RIM...WHITE
MOUNTAINS AND NORTHERN GILA COUNTY. SNOWFALL OF 8-24 INCHES IS
POSSIBLE FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. SIGNIFICANT UNCERTAINTY
REMAINS IN THE SNOW LEVELS ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY. FLUCTUATING SNOW
LEVELS MAY REDUCE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST TO ARRIVE SOMETIME BETWEEN
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. DURING THIS TIME...SIGNIFICANT RISES
COULD OCCUR ALONG STREAMS AND RIVERS...ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF THE
MOGOLLON RIM.

TUESDAY ONWARD...THE CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION DWINDLE WITH
DAYTIME TEMPERATURES RUNNING WELL BELOW NORMAL.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
522 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-281400-
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-
522 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SNOW IS FORECAST TO BECOME WIDESPREAD AND HEAVY AT TIMES ACROSS
MOST OF SOUTHERN UTAH AFTER MIDNIGHT. MEANWHILE...SCATTERED
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS AND VALLEY RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL
GRADUALLY DIMINISH ACROSS THE NORTH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THE WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS STORM WILL
GENERATE WIDESPREAD AND AT TIMES HEAVY SNOW ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
AND CENTRAL UTAH MOUNTAINS. THE ADJACENT HIGHER VALLEYS WILL ALSO
SEE SNOW...WITH SOME LOCATIONS RECEIVING SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS
IN ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST UTAH.

THE NORTHERN THIRD OF UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING WILL RECEIVE
SIGNIFICANT LESS PRECIPITATION THIS WEEKEND. COLDER AIR FORCED
INTO NORTHERN UTAH FROM THE EAST WILL CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR
STRONG GUSTY EASTERLY CANYON WINDS ALONG THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
WASATCH FRONT LATE SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

ANOTHER STORM WILL FOLLOW THE WEEKEND STORM SYSTEM DURING THE
FIRST HALF OF THE UPCOMING WEEK. THIS NEXT STORM COULD BRING
SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION TO THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA...ALONG
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO START OFF THE MONTH OF MARCH.
PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY END ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA FOR
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

ROGOWSKI

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 GRAND JUNCTION CO
553 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-281300-
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-
553 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SNOW AND RAINSHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THE DAY AND PICK UP IN THE EVENING HOURS AS A PROLONGED STORM
SYSTEM SETS UP OVER EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO. SEVERAL
FEET OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED FOR THE SAN JUAN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.
SOUTHERN VALLEYS WILL ALSO SEE SNOW ACCUMULATION STARTING THIS
EVENING. MANY WINTER STORM WARNINGS HAVE BEEN ISSUED FOR THE
WEEKEND FOR THIS POTENT STORM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO TUESDAY
WITH PRODIGIOUS AMOUNTS OF SNOW POSSIBLE. 2 TO 4 FEET OF SNOW IS
POSSIBLE FOR THE SAN JUANS AND 1 TO 2 FEET IS POSSIBLE FOR THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. SOUTHERN VALLEYS MAY ALSO SEE OVER A FOOT OF
SNOW. THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WILL LIKELY SEE 8 TO 12 INCHES OF
SNOW. IF TRAVELLING THIS WEEKEND...PLEASE PAY ATTENTION TO THE
LATEST WEATHER FORECAST.

.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.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
500 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

WYZ001>020-022>030-281300-
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 MST FRI FEB 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOWFALL POSSIBLE TODAY ACROSS WESTERN WYOMING...WHICH COULD
MAKE ROADWAYS SLICK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SATURDAY...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PLUNGE SOUTH AND LOOKS FAVORABLE
TO BRING CHANCES OF SNOW TO MOST AREAS. THOUGH MANY AREAS WILL SEE
SOME OPPORTUNITY FOR SNOWFALL...THE HIGHER TOTALS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE SOUTH.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...ANOTHER COLD STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING A
GOOD CHANCE OF SNOW TO MUCH OF THE AREA WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR WINTER
HIGHLIGHTS IN SOME AREAS ALONG WITH TRAVEL CONCERNS. THIS SYSTEM
WILL ALSO USHER IN BITTER COLD TEMPERATURES TUESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
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