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NOUS45 KGJT 181907  
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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO  
107 PM MDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
 
RAIN HAS FALLEN ACROSS MUCH OF WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN UTAH  
FROM AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS YESTERDAY AND A FRONTAL PASSAGE THIS  
MORNING. WHILE THE THUNDERSTORMS YESTERDAY FORMED MAINLY OVER THE  
HIGHER TERRAIN, THE SHOWERS THIS MORNING PRODUCED RAINFALL IN THE  
VALLEYS. A FEW ADDITIONAL AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAY  
FORM OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO TODAY, BUT THESE WILL  
BE LIMITED IN COVERAGE. THE FOLLOWING REPORTS ARE FROM THE LAST  
24 HOURS AND ARE CONSIDERED PRELIMINARY.  
 
   
..RAINFALL REPORTS
 
 
LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE PROVIDER  
   
..COLORADO
 
 
   
..ARCHULETA COUNTY
 
 
PAGOSA SPRINGS 15.0SSE 0.11 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
PAGOSA SPRINGS 2.5W 0.06 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
5 SSE PAGOSA SPRINGS 0.06 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..DELTA COUNTY
 
 
HOTCHKISS 5.4NE 0.40 IN 0725 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
3 W PAONIA 0.35 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
CEDAREDGE 10.5NNW 0.18 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
PAONIA 2.1SSE 0.15 IN 0900 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
HOTCHKISS 5.1WNW 0.11 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
HOTCHKISS 7.1WNW 0.07 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DELTA 2E 0.06 IN 1151 AM 08/18 TRAINED SPOTTER  
LAZEAR 3NW 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
HOTCHKISS 5WNW 0.01 IN 0653 AM 08/18 UCOOP  
   
..EAGLE COUNTY
 
 
GYPSUM 1W 0.11 IN 0700 AM 08/18 TRAINED SPOTTER  
AVON 2N 0.11 IN 0600 AM 08/18 UCOOP  
   
..GARFIELD COUNTY
 
 
GARFIELD COUNTY RGNL AP 0.35 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
GLENWOOD SPGS 0.64S 0.15 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
ALTENBERN, DEBEQUE 15SE 0.12 IN 0700 PM 08/17 COOP  
RIFLE 3ENE 0.12 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COOP  
SILT 9.6S 0.11 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
RIFLE 0.9NE 0.11 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GLENWOOD SPRINGS 2SSE 0.10 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
5 N SILT 0.07 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
CARBONDALE 4.6NNE 0.06 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
CARBONDALE 0.5W 0.03 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GLENWOOD SPRINGS 1.7NW 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GLENWOOD SPRINGS 5.3SSE 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GLENWOOD SPRINGS 7.2S 0.01 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..GUNNISON COUNTY
 
 
POWDERHORN 4.4NNE 0.38 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
TAYLOR PARK 0.28 IN 1200 PM 08/18 COOP  
GOTHIC 0.11 IN 0700 AM 08/18 UCOOP  
MOUNT CRESTED BUTTE 0.10 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
CIMARRON 11.2S 0.09 IN 0645 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GUNNISON 6.6N 0.05 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GUNNISON-CRESTED BUTTE AP 0.03 IN 0656 AM 08/18 AWOS  
PITKIN 1.1SW 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..HINSDALE COUNTY
 
 
LAKE CITY 1NNE 0.10 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..LA PLATA COUNTY
 
 
BAYFIELD 7.0N 0.37 IN 0430 PM 08/17 COCORAHS  
DURANGO 7S 0.34 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DURANGO 0.8SSW 0.32 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
REDMESA 4.2NW 0.26 IN 0730 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DURANGO 0.17 IN 0659 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DURANGO 10NNE 0.13 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
ROCKWOOD 6.7N 0.11 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DURANGO 4.8WSW 0.11 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
HESPERUS 13.3SSW 0.09 IN 0730 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DURANGO LA PLATA CNTY AIRPOR 0.09 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
HESPERUS 14.1SSW 0.06 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DURANGO 7.1WSW 0.06 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DURANGO 4.9ESE 0.05 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
BAYFIELD 0.04 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
IGNACIO 8E 0.01 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COOP  
   
..MESA COUNTY
 
 
GRAND JUNCTION 1.0E 0.20 IN 0752 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
COLLBRAN 0.12 IN 0800 AM 08/18 UCOOP  
GRAND JCT. REDLANDS 0.11 IN 1155 AM 08/18 NWS EMPLOYEE  
GRAND JUNCTION 0.09 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GRAND JUNCTION RGNL AP 0.07 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
1 E CLIFTON 0.07 IN 0830 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
1 SSW GRAND JUNCTION 0.07 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DE BEQUE 7.1SSE 0.07 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GLADE PARK 17W 0.07 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COOP  
PALISADE 3.3ENE 0.06 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GRAND JUNCTION 3.9WSW 0.06 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GRAND JUNCTION 4.0W 0.05 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
COLORADO NAT'L MONUMENT 0.05 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COOP  
GRAND JUNCTION 4.1W 0.05 IN 0715 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
REDLANDS 1E 0.05 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GRAND JUNCTION 5.5SW 0.04 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GRAND JUNCTION 5.1ESE 0.04 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
FRUITA 4.5NNE 0.03 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GATEWAY 0.03 IN 0500 PM 08/17 COOP  
FRUITVALE 0.03 IN 0720 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
FRUITVALE 1W 0.03 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
MACK 5NW 0.02 IN 1150 AM 08/18 TRAINED SPOTTER  
FRUITA 1NW 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GRAND JUNCTION 3.9SSE 0.02 IN 0835 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
FRUITA 0.02 IN 0707 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GRAND JUNCTION 1.0ESE 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
GRAND JUNCTION 3.4N 0.01 IN 0600 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
2 NNE ORCHARD MESA 0.01 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..MOFFAT COUNTY
 
 
CRAIG-MOFFAT COUNTY AIRPORT 0.21 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
4 WNW CRAIG 0.15 IN 0730 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DINOSAUR 0.3SW 0.13 IN 0600 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..MONTEZUMA COUNTY
 
 
CORTEZ 11NW 0.69 IN 0700 AM 08/18 UCOOP  
CORTEZ 5.6NW 0.40 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
DOLORES 5.9W 0.08 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
CORTEZ 2.3NW 0.05 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
MESA VERDE NAT'L PARK 0.02 IN 1204 PM 08/18 COOP  
CORTEZ 1.2SW 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
CORTEZ MUNICIPAL AIRPORT 0.01 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
   
..MONTROSE COUNTY
 
 
PARADOX 2N 0.15 IN 0600 AM 08/18 COOP  
OLATHE 3.2NNE 0.10 IN 0600 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
MONTROSE 15W 0.03 IN 1149 AM 08/18 TRAINED SPOTTER  
MONTROSE 10.1S 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
MONTROSE 4.0NW 0.01 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..OURAY COUNTY
 
 
OURAY 0.33 IN 0705 AM 08/18 COOP  
RIDGWAY 3.3NNW 0.22 IN 0630 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
COLONA 3SW 0.05 IN 0830 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
COLONA 5SW 0.05 IN 0900 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..PITKIN COUNTY
 
 
ASPEN-PITKIN CNTY AIRPORT 0.36 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
   
..RIO BLANCO COUNTY
 
 
MEEKER 14.3ESE 0.57 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
MEEKER AIRPORT 0.50 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
RANGELY 1E 0.10 IN 1200 PM 08/18 COOP  
   
..ROUTT COUNTY
 
 
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 0.50 IN 0730 AM 08/18 COOP  
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1.2SSE 0.26 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 0.7ESE 0.22 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 2.0ESE 0.20 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
YAMPA RANGER STN 0.13 IN 1200 PM 08/18 COOP  
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1.5WNW 0.13 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 0.6NNW 0.13 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 7.9WNW 0.11 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
OAK CREEK 0.07 IN 0730 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 6.1WNW 0.07 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
3 WSW HAHNS PEAK 0.04 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
CLARK 0.7NW 0.04 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
3 ENE PHIPPSBURG 0.02 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
YAMPA VALLEY AIRPORT 0.02 IN 0656 AM 08/18 AWOS  
   
..SAN JUAN COUNTY
 
 
SILVERTON 0.20 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..SAN MIGUEL COUNTY
 
 
SLICK ROCK 1.3N 0.16 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
   
..UTAH
 
 
   
..GRAND COUNTY
 
 
MOAB 0.16 IN 0400 PM 08/17 COOP  
4 SE MOAB 0.06 IN 0920 AM 08/18 PUBLIC  
CASTLE VALLEY 1SE 0.01 IN 0830 AM 08/18 COOP  
ARCHES NAT'L PARK 0.01 IN 0800 AM 08/18 COOP  
CANYONLANDS FIELD AIRPORT 0.01 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
   
..SAN JUAN COUNTY
 
 
NATURAL BRIDGES 0.39 IN 0810 AM 08/18 COOP  
MONTICELLO 0.03 IN 0600 PM 08/17 COOP  
MONTICELLO NO. 2 0.01 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COOP  
   
..UINTAH COUNTY
 
 
VERNAL 0.05 IN 0630 AM 08/18 COOP  
NAPLES 0.04 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
VERNAL RGNL AIRPORT 0.04 IN 1053 AM 08/18 ASOS  
JENSEN 0.4 WSW 0.03 IN 0700 AM 08/18 COCORAHS  
WHITE R NR WATSON NR BONANZA 0.03 IN 1145 AM 08/18 COOP  
 
OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING  
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURES. WE THANK ALL VOLUNTEER WEATHER OBSERVERS  
FOR THEIR DEDICATION. NOT ALL DATA LISTED ARE CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.  
 

 
 
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