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Dolores County Emergency Alert System
Friday April 12th, 2019 :: 03:07 a.m. MDT

Advisory

Freeze Warning until 10:00AM Saturday

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Freeze Warning, which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM MDT Saturday. The Freeze Watch is no longer in effect. A Freeze Warning also remains in effect until 10 AM this morning.

* LOCATIONS...Including the cities of Grand Junction, Fruita, Palisade, De Beque, New Castle, Mesa, Parachute, Rifle, Silt, Montrose, Hotchkiss, Delta, Gateway, and Nucla.

* TEMPERATURES...Upper 20s to near 30.

* TIMING...The coldest temperatures are expected early this morning shortly after sunrise and again late tonight into Saturday morning.

* IMPACTS...Sensitive vegetation and swamp coolers will be impacted by sub-freezing temperatures.

* AFFECTED AREAS: GRAND VALLEY ... DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR ... PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER ... CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN

Instructions:

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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Address/Location
Dolores County Emergency Alert System
8477 Rd 7.7
Dove Creek, CO 81324

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 970-677-2929

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Freeze Warning

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