Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
543 AM MDT WED AUG 17 2016

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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-
543 AM MDT WED AUG 17 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

DAYTIME HEATING IS GOING TO PRODUCE ANOTHER AFTERNOON OF SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MOUNTAINS WITH GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF
RAINFALL. BY EVENING...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO SPREAD OUT
OVER THE PLAINS. WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH AND BRIEF RAIN WILL BE
THE MAIN THREATS FROM THE EVENING STORMS. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT
WITH WEAK WINDS WILL CAUSE THUNDERSTORMS TO BE SLOW MOVING...BUT
HEAVY RAIN IS NOT EXPECTED SINCE THE MOISTURE CONTENT OF THE
ATMOSPHERE IS NOT ABNORMALLY HIGH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ON THURSDAY THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS. A COOL FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE PLAINS THURSDAY
NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING DROPPING TEMPERATURES 10 TO 15 DEGREES
FROM THURSDAYS HIGHS. THERE WILL BE A GOOD CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
STORMS FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY NIGHT AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH
MOVES ACROSS WYOMING AND NORTHERN COLORADO. ON SATURDAY IT WILL BE
MUCH COOLER AS A SECOND COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS. SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY WILL HAVE A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY
OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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