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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
251 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014
COZ001-002-005-007-008-014-022-023-UTZ024-020500-
/O.UPG.KGJT.FZ.A.0012.141002T0700Z-141002T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KGJT.FZ.W.0015.141002T0600Z-141002T1500Z/
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-EASTERN UINTA BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...CRAIG...RIFLE...SILT...
GLENWOOD SPRINGS...EAGLE...CARBONDALE...GUNNISON...DURANGO...
VERNAL
251 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM MDT
THURSDAY BELOW 8000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
FREEZE WARNING BELOW 8000 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO 9 AM MDT THURSDAY. THE FREEZE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* TIMING...FROM MIDNIGHT TO 9 AM MDT THURSDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURE...FALLING TO THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S...WITH
LOCALIZED AREAS POSSIBLY HITTING THE LOWER 20S IN THE WESTERN
YAMPA RIVER BASIN.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES BELOW FREEZING FOR SEVERAL HOURS WILL
DAMAGE SENSITIVE VEGETATION. OUTSIDE WATER LINES COULD
FREEZE...PRECAUTIONS TO PREVENT THIS SHOULD BE TAKEN AS SOON
AS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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