Short Term Forecast
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

COZ038-151000-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
INCLUDING...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...LOVELAND...NUNN
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
SNOWFALL WILL BE DECREASING OVER EASTERN LARIMER AND NORTHWEST
WELD COUNTIES NOW THROUGH 3 AM. THE HEAVIEST BAND...CURRENTLY
NORTH AND EAST OF FORT COLLINS TOWARD THE STATE BORDER MAY BE
ABLE TO PRODUCE ANOTHER INCH OF SNOWFALL IN THIS TIME...OTHERWISE
SNOWFALL ELSEWHERE WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT...WITH LESS THAN A HALF
INCH OF NEW ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE FOR MOST AREAS.  NORTHWEST
WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WILL CONTINUE TOWARD THE STATE BORDER AND
INTO WELD COUNTY. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY OR SNOW COVERED
ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY UP ALONG THE WYOMING BORDER.

$$

COZ040-041-151000-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
INCLUDING...AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TO DECLINE ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
PORTIONS OF THE INTERSTATE 25 URBAN CORRIDOR TONIGHT. ANY
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION SHOULD BE MINIMAL AND MAINLY CONFINED
TO AREAS ALONG AND EAST OF A LINE FROM BUCKLEY DOWN TO KIOWA.
EVEN WITH THE SNOWFALL COMING TO END...DRIVERS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT
FOR PATCHES OF SNOW AND BLACK ICE ON AREA ROADWAYS.

$$

COZ043-045-151000-
CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING...EATON...FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN...BENNETT...
BYERS...DEER TRAIL...LEADER
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL SLOWLY DECREASE OVER SOUTHERN WELD
AND EASTERN ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES THROUGH 3 AM. SNOWFALL
RATES OF ONE- QUARTER TO ONE-HALF PER HOUR FROM WINDSOR SOUTHEAST
THROUGH GREELEY AND ROGGEN...LIGHTER AMOUNTS EXPECTED ELSEWHERE.
ALSO EXPECT NORTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH. MOTORISTS SHOULD
EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

$$

COZ042-044-048-049-151000-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-LOGAN COUNTY-
WASHINGTON COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...
STONEHAM...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...CROOK...
MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS OVER NORTHEAST WELD...MORGAN...WESTERN LOGAN AND WASHINGTON
COUNTIES WHERE SNOWFALL RATES UP TO THREE-QUARTER INCH PER HOUR
WILL BE POSSIBLE. SNOW....BLOWING SNOW AND FOG MAY REDUCE
VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN HALF A MILE AT TIMES. DRIVERS SHOULD
ANTICIPATE ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS IN THE AREA.

$$

COZ050-051-151000-
SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...HAXTUN...
HOLYOKE
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED OVER SEDGWICK AND PHILLIPS COUNTIES
THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. SNOWFALL RATES OF LESS THAN ONE-
QUARTER INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE
ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS IN THIS AREA.

$$

COZ046-047-151000-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
INCLUDING...AGATE...HUGO...LIMON...MATHESON...FORDER...KARVAL...
KUTCH...PUNKIN CENTER
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN TO SLOWLY DECREASE ACROSS
EASTERN ELBERT AND LINCOLN COUNTIES THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS. SNOWFALL RATES UP TO ONE- QUARTER INCH PER HOUR WILL BE
COMMON...WITH UP TO HALF AN INCH PER HOUR UNDER ANY HEAVIER SNOW
BANDS THAT MAY DEVELOP. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY AND SNOW
COVERED ROADWAYS IN THE AREA.

$$

COZ030-032-151000-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...WALDEN...
DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...
KREMMLING
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
POCKETS OF LIGHT SNOWFALL OR SNOW FLURRIES ARE ALL THAT IS
EXPECTED IN NORTH AND MIDDLE PARKS OVERNIGHT. LITTLE OR NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION IS ANTICIPATED.

$$

COZ033>035-151000-
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-
INCLUDING...CAMERON PASS...LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...
RABBIT EARS RANGE...ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...
WILLOW CREEK PASS...BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...
EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...
EISENHOWER TUNNEL...INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...
MOUNT EVANS...WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK...
ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...RED FEATHER LAKES
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE IN THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS AND
NORTHERN FOOTHILLS OVERNIGHT.  ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 1 TO 2 INCHES. OVER HIGHER ELEVATIONS
EXPECT NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH STRONGER GUSTS ON THE
EXPOSED PASSES PRODUCING AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. HIGH COUNTRY
DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

$$

COZ031-151000-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING...EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...
GORE PASS...RABBIT EARS PASS
1155 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE OVER THE PARK...GORE AND
RABBIT EARS RANGES OVERNIGHT. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 1 TO 2 INCHES. EXPECT NORTHWEST WINDS OF
15 TO 25 MPH ON THE EXPOSED PASSES PRODUCING AREAS OF BLOWING
SNOW. HIGH COUNTRY DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY AND SNOW COVERED
ROADWAYS.

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