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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1103 AM MST WED JAN 21 2015

COZ030>051-221815-
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-
1103 AM MST WED JAN 21 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING FOR
THE MOUNTAINS ALONG THE I-70 CORRIDOR INCLUDING SUMMIT
COUNTY...SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS...AND PALMER DIVIDE AREA
SOUTH OF I-70...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A PAIR OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES AND UPSLOPE FLOW WILL BRING
SNOW TO THE FRONT RANGE THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE HEAVIEST
ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL OCCUR FROM THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS
ROUGHLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE I-70 CORRIDOR INTO THE PALMER
DIVIDE AREA. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL VARY CONSIDERABLY...WITH
LITTLE OR NO SNOW NORTH OF A FORT COLLINS TO GREELEY TO AKRON
LINE...AND UP TO 5 TO 10 INCHES FROM PARK COUNTY ACROSS THE
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS AND PALMER DIVIDE AREA. THE DENVER
METRO AREA WILL LIKELY SEE HIGHLY VARIABLE TOTALS AS WELL...WITH
AMOUNTS RANGING FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES IN THE FAR NORTHERN SUBURBS TO
AROUND 5 INCHES IN THE FAR SOUTHERN SUBURBS. SNOW WILL END FROM
NORTH TO SOUTH ACROSS THE FRONT RANGE LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS.

TRAVELERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR VARIABLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS. ROADS
WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND ICY WITH HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IN AREAS THAT
SEE HEAVIER ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL...WHILE SOME AREAS WILL ONLY SEE
WET ROADS. AS TEMPERATURES DROP THIS EVENING ROAD CONDITIONS WILL
BECOME MORE HAZARDOUS. MEANWHILE...LOCATIONS CLOSER TO THE
WYOMING BORDER WILL LIKELY SEE DRY ROADS PREVAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...ANY REPORTS OF ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL BE
APPRECIATED.

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BARJENBRUCH/KALINA


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