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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
416 AM MDT SUN OCT 26 2014

COZ030>051-271030-
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-
416 AM MDT SUN OCT 26 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS
OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES AND WIND PRONE EAST SLOPES. SPEEDS OF 20
TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED. THE WINDS WILL
DECREASE BY AFTERNOON.

SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS ALONG WITH A FEW THUNDERSTORMS
WILL DEVELOP OVER THE MOUNTAINS THIS AFTERNOON. THE SHOWERS WILL
EXPAND AND BECOME MORE NUMEROUS TONIGHT WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF 2
TO 4 INCHES EXPECTED OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES AND HIGHER SLOPES.
ACCUMULATIONS OVER THE MOUNTAIN VALLEYS WILL BE AN INCH OR LESS.

AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL SEEP ACROSS THE NORTHEAST PLAINS
TONIGHT WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS DEVELOPING...ESPECIALLY OVER THE
FAR NORTHEAST CORNER. THE GUSTY WINDS AND SHOWERS ARE DUE TO AN
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE APPROACHING COLORADO TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST UP TO 35 MPH BEHIND THE FRONT...MAINLY
OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN AND THE FAR EASTERN PLAINS. SNOW SHOWERS
OVER THE HIGH TERRAIN MAY PRODUCE AN INCH OR TWO MORE BEFORE
DISSIPATING LATER IN THE AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL BE ABOUT 20
DEGREES COOLER MONDAY...IN WHICH CLEARING SKIES MONDAY NIGHT WILL
ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO NEAR OR DROP BELOW FREEZING IN MOST PLACES.

TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY WILL FEATURE A RETURN TO DRIER AND WARMER
THAN AVERAGE WEATHER FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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ENTREKIN/KRIEDERMAN



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