Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
547 AM MDT MON OCT 27 2014

COZ030>051-281200-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
547 AM MDT MON OCT 27 2014

...FREEZE WATCH FOR THE NORTHEAST PLAINS LATE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY
MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SYSTEM WILL MOVE QUICKLY ACROSS THE STATE TODAY WITH DECREASING
MORNING SHOWERS AND TEMPERATURES ABOUT 20 DEGREES COOLER THAN
YESTERDAY. SNOW LEVELS ARE BETWEEN 8000 AND 9000 FEET...WITH ONLY
AN ADDITIONAL INCH EXPECTED OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT WILL MIX DOWN TO THE SURFACE THIS AFTERNOON
WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 25 TO 35 MPH...MAINLY OVER THE HIGHER
TERRAIN...NORTHERN FOOTHILLS AND NORTHERN AND EASTERN PLAINS.

CLEARING SKIES TONIGHT WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO COOL QUICKLY
TONIGHT TO NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING. WEST WINDS OUT OF THE
MOUNTAINS AND INCREASING MOUNTAIN WAVE CLOUD COVER MAY LIMIT HOW
MUCH COOLING OCCURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

DRY AND WARMER WEATHER WILL PREVAIL THROUGH SATURDAY AS A LARGE
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ESTABLISHES ITSELF OVER THE CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN ROCKIES. THE NEXT UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED TO
REACH THE FORECAST AREA BY SATURDAY NIGHT OR SUNDAY. THIS WILL
BRING COOLER TEMPERATURES...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MOUNTAINS...AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS ON THE PLAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

KRIEDERMAN/BARJENBRUCH



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