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WGUS85 KGJT 270333
FLSGJT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
933 PM MDT SUN JUN 26 2016

COC081-UTC009-020330-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FA.Y.0005.160627T0333Z-160702T0330Z/
/00000.N.SM.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MOFFAT CO-DAGGETT UT-
933 PM MDT SUN JUN 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* HYDROLOGIC ADVISORY FOR...
  SNOWMELT IN...
  NORTHWESTERN MOFFAT COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN COLORADO...
  EASTERN DAGGETT COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN UTAH...

* UNTIL 930 PM MDT FRIDAY

* AT 930 PM MDT...GAUGE REPORTS INDICATED INDICATED A STAGE OF 14.9
  FEET ON THE GREEN RIVER NEAR GREENDALE. FLAMING GORGE RESERVOIR IS
  RELEASING 8600 CFS AND WILL CONTINUE TO RELEASE THIS AMOUNT FOR
  THE NEXT 3 TO 5 DAYS.

* BANKFULL STAGE IS 14.4 FEET.

* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.4 FEET.

* THE GREEN RIVER BELOW FLAMING GORGE RESERVOIR WILL REMAIN NEAR
  14.9 FEET FOR THE NEXT THREE TO FIVE DAYS THROUGH WEST CENTRAL
  MOFFAT AND NORTHEASTERN DAGGETT COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM SNOW MELT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK AND CAUSE HIGH INFLOWS INTO FLAMING GORGE RESERVOIR. MINOR
FLOODING ALONG THE BANKS AND IN LOW LYING AREAS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

REMEMBER AT HIGHER FLOWS...RIVER BANKS CAN BECOME SATURATED AND
UNSTABLE. CAUTION IS URGED AS THESE BANKS CAN ERODE OR COLLAPSE
UNEXPECTEDLY. EXPECT EXTRA DEBRIS TO BE SWEPT DOWNSTREAM. DO NOT LET
CHILDREN PLAY NEAR HIGH FLOWING RIVERS.

RIVER RAFTERS AND KAYAKERS SHOULD USE CAUTION WITH HIGH
FLOWS...STRONG CURRENTS...AND COLD WATER TEMPERATURES. NOVICES
SHOULD RIDE WITH EXPERIENCED GUIDES OR COMMERCIAL OUTFITTERS. EVEN
EXPERIENCED BOATERS SHOULD BE AWARE OF THE HAZARDS A RIVER PRESENTS
AT DIFFERING LEVELS AND RATES OF FLOW.

&&

LAT...LON 4084 10899 4081 10901 4083 10906 4083 10914
      4088 10918 4088 10923 4089 10926 4091 10924
      4090 10915 4086 10912 4086 10908

$$

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WWUS85 KSLC 262042
RFWSLC

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
242 PM MDT SUN JUN 26 2016

UTZ494-495-497-498-271200-
/O.NEW.KSLC.FW.A.0001.160628T1800Z-160629T0400Z/
HENRY MOUNTAINS-COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT-MOJAVE DESERT-
GRAND STAIRCASE-
242 PM MDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR LIGHTNING AFTER AN EXTREMELY DRY PERIOD FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 494...495...497 AND 498...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR LIGHTNING AFTER AN EXTREMELY DRY PERIOD...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN SOUTHERN UTAH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 494 HENRY
  MOUNTAINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST
  DESERT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 497 MOJAVE DESERT AND FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE.

* THUNDERSTORMS...WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  DEVELOP OVER SOUTHERN UTAH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL LIKELY
  HAVE LITTLE RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH THEM. THE STORMS ARE EXPECTED
  TO DECREASE IN COVERAGE TUESDAY EVENING...BUT SOME COULD PERSIST
  INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...ANY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL
  BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS.

* IMPACTS...THE THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL PRODUCE LIGHTNING
  THAT WILL OFTEN CAUSE MULTIPLE WILDFIRE STARTS. BECAUSE IT HAS
  BEEN SO DRY...ANY FIRES THAT START FROM THE LIGHTNING ARE
  EXPECTED TO SPREAD QUICKLY. ADDITIONALLY...ANY GUSTY OUTFLOW
  WINDS IN THE VICINITY OF THESE FIRE STARTS MAY RESULT IN EXTREME
  FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR FOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS AND FOR POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

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




000
WWUS85 KSLC 262042
RFWSLC

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
242 PM MDT SUN JUN 26 2016

UTZ494-495-497-498-271200-
/O.NEW.KSLC.FW.A.0001.160628T1800Z-160629T0400Z/
HENRY MOUNTAINS-COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT-MOJAVE DESERT-
GRAND STAIRCASE-
242 PM MDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR LIGHTNING AFTER AN EXTREMELY DRY PERIOD FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 494...495...497 AND 498...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR LIGHTNING AFTER AN EXTREMELY DRY PERIOD...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN SOUTHERN UTAH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 494 HENRY
  MOUNTAINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST
  DESERT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 497 MOJAVE DESERT AND FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE.

* THUNDERSTORMS...WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  DEVELOP OVER SOUTHERN UTAH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL LIKELY
  HAVE LITTLE RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH THEM. THE STORMS ARE EXPECTED
  TO DECREASE IN COVERAGE TUESDAY EVENING...BUT SOME COULD PERSIST
  INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...ANY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL
  BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS.

* IMPACTS...THE THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL PRODUCE LIGHTNING
  THAT WILL OFTEN CAUSE MULTIPLE WILDFIRE STARTS. BECAUSE IT HAS
  BEEN SO DRY...ANY FIRES THAT START FROM THE LIGHTNING ARE
  EXPECTED TO SPREAD QUICKLY. ADDITIONALLY...ANY GUSTY OUTFLOW
  WINDS IN THE VICINITY OF THESE FIRE STARTS MAY RESULT IN EXTREME
  FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR FOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS AND FOR POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

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




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