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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
552 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

COZ030>051-291200-
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-
552 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY ON THE PLAINS TODAY. THE GREATEST
THREAT WILL BE IN THE NORTHEAST CORNER IN THE EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
SHIFTING TOWARD THE AREA FROM CHEYENNE TOWARD AKRON AND LIMON IN
THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. THERE IS A LOWER THREAT OF
SEVERE STORMS FOR THE FRONT RANGE CITIES LATE IN THE DAY. THE
PRIMARY THREAT TODAY IS VERY LARGE HAIL...WITH UP TO BASEBALL SIZE
HAIL POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS. DAMAGING WIND GUSTS UP TO
80 MPH ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. AN ISOLATED TORNADO OR TWO IS ALSO
POSSIBLE...MAINLY ON THE PLAINS LATE IN THE DAY.

INCREASING MOISTURE OVER THE PLAINS ALONG WITH FAVORABLE WIND
SHEAR WILL CREATE AN ABOVE AVERAGE THREAT OF SEVERE STORMS TODAY.
BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS WEATHER AND TAKE SHELTER IF A
STORM APPROACHES OR A WARNING IS ISSUED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

FRIDAY WILL BE A LITTLE COOLER WITH A FEW STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE,
MOST LIKELY OVER THE PALMER DIVIDE. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH SOME OF THE STORMS.

THE WEEKEND WILL BE WARMER AND DRIER OVER THE PLAINS WHILE
AFTERNOON STORMS INCREASE OVER THE HIGH TERRAIN. NEXT WEEK WILL
SEE AFTERNOON STORMS CONTINUE OVER THE MOUNTAINS ALONG WITH
ISOLATED SHOWERS ON THE PLAINS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE
POSSIBLE FROM THE STRONGEST STORMS THAT DEVELOP EACH AFTERNOON AND
EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS LIKELY AFTER 2 PM.

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GIMMESTAD/DANKERS


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