Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
533 AM MST THU FEB 26 2015

COZ030>051-271245-
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-
533 AM MST THU FEB 26 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW LEFT ON THE ROADS FROM LAST NIGHTS SNOW STORM WILL MAKE ROADWAYS
ALONG THE I-25 URBAN CORRIDOR VERY SLIPPERY THIS MORNING.
MOTORISTS SHOULD GIVE THEMSELVES EXTRA TIME TO REACH THEIR
DESTINATIONS. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN VERY COLD ACROSS NORTHEAST
COLORADO TODAY AS AN ARCTIC AIRMASS HAS MOVED INTO THE STATE. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL ONLY BE IN THE MID TO UPPER TEENS. PERIODS OF
LIGHT SNOW WILL ALSO CONTINUE THIS MORNING...BUT VERY LITTLE
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

ANOTHER PERIOD OF LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON
IN THE MOUNTAINS AND SPREAD ONTO THE PLAINS BY EARLY EVENING. AN
UPPER LEVEL WEATHER DISTURBANCE EMBEDDED IN THE NORTHWESTERLY FLOW
OVER THE STATE WILL PRODUCE THE LIGHT SNOW. MOUNTAIN AREAS MAY
PICK UP AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW BY LATER TONIGHT. ON
THE PLAINS...SNOW AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN 3 INCHES.
IF THE SNOW SPREADS ONTO THE PLAINS BY EARLY EVENING...ANOTHER
LONG EVENING COMMUTE MAY BE IN STORE FOR MOTORISTS ALONG THE I-25
URBAN CORRIDOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE IN THE MOUNTAINS FROM FRIDAY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND WITH A FEW INCHES OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION EACH DAY.
COLD TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN OVER NORTHEAST COLORADO WITH A GOOD
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND SATURDAY NIGHT.
OTHERWISE...THERE WILL BE JUST A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
FRIDAY AND SUNDAY

NEXT WEEK...ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM MAY AFFECT THE AREA TUESDAY
AND WEDNESDAY...BRINGING A CHANCE OF SNOW ALONG WITH COLDER
TEMPERATURES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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