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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
613 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

COZ030>051-141215-
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-
613 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNINGS MOUNTAINS...FOOTHILLS...AND PALMER DIVIDE
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES MOUNTAIN VALLEYS AND FRONT RANGE
URBAN AREAS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW WILL CONTINUE IN THE MOUNTAINS AND BECOME WIDESPREAD ON THE
PLAINS THIS MORNING. THE SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES IN AND NEAR
THE MOUNTAINS...ESPECIALLY ON THE EAST SLOPES OF THE FRONT RANGE.
WINDS WILL ALSO INCREASE ON THE PLAINS WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 50 MPH
THIS AFTERNOON. DESPITE THE WARM GROUND AND WET SNOW...AREAS OF
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL LIKELY DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT IN RURAL AREAS ON THE PLAINS
BY THIS EVENING...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS EAST AND SOUTHEAST OF
DENVER. STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 6 TO 16 INCHES IS EXPECTED IN THE
MOUNTAINS WITH 4 TO 10 INCHES IN THE FRONT RANGE CITIES...AND 3 TO
6 INCHES IN NORTHEASTERN COLORADO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SNOW WILL END EARLY MONDAY MORNING AS THE STORM SYSTEM MOVES EAST
OF THE AREA. TUESDAY WILL BE DRY AND WARMER WITH SEASONAL
TEMPERATURES. ANOTHER SYSTEM MAY AFFECT THE AREA WEDNESDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY NIGHT BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION ALONG WITH
COLDER TEMPERATURES. DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER SHOULD RETURN BY
THE END OF NEXT WEEK.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER REPORTS OF SNOW WILL BE APPRECIATED.

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GIMMESTAD/RPK



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