Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO
FLUS45 KBOU 281715
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1015 AM MST Tue Feb 28 2017
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
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
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1015 AM MST Tue Feb 28 2017
...Winter Weather Advisory for the North Central Mountains
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
Snow will continue in the north central mountains through this
afternoon, with the heaviest snow along and south of the
Interstate 70 corridor. Snow amounts through this afternoon will
range from 2 to 5 inches. A brief period of snow showers will also
spread onto the Urban Corridor and plains this afternoon. A quick
inch or two of snow could fall by the evening commute, mainly
along and south of I-70.
The snow will decrease this evening in the high country with
1 to 3 inches mainly along the higher northwest facing slopes.
Strong gusty winds to 60 mph will develop in the Front Range
mountains and foothills overnight. The snow showers will end
quickly this evening across the northeast plains with gusty
northwest winds to 45 mph developing late, strongest near the
foothills of Boulder, Jefferson and Larimer Counties, and along
the Cheyenne Ridge north of Fort Collins.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY
Gusty northwesterly winds will continue Wednesday morning along
the Front Range mountains, northern foothills, Cheyenne Ridge and
northeast plains. Gusts of 40 to 60 mph will slowly decrease
through the day.
Dry and warmer weather will then return to the outlook area
Thursday through the weekend as high pressure builds into the
region from the west.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.