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

COZ038-043-142345-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-
INCLUDING...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...LOVELAND...NUNN...EATON...
FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN
232 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 35 MPH AND LIGHT SNOWFALL OR SNOW
FLURRIES ACROSS EASTERN LARIMER AND WESTERN WELD COUNTIES WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH 5 PM. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE
LIGHT...GENERALLY BE LESS THAN AN INCH...AND MAINLY CONFINED TO
HIGHER AREAS NEAR THE FOOTHILLS.

$$

COZ039>041-142345-
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-
INCLUDING...ARVADA...BOULDER...GOLDEN...LAKEWOOD...LONGMONT...
AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR
232 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
BANDS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL LINGER OVER CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE INTERSTATE 25 URBAN CORRIDOR THROUGH 5 PM.
SNOWFALL RATES UP TO ONE-QUARTER INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON...
WITH UP TO THREE QUARTER INCH PER HOUR SNOWFALL RATES UNDER THE
HEAVIER SNOW BANDS. DRIVERS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT FOR STANDING
POOLS OF WATER AND PATCHES OF SNOW AND SLUSH.

$$

COZ042-044-048>051-142345-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-LOGAN COUNTY-
WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...
STONEHAM...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...CROOK...
MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS...
JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...HAXTUN...HOLYOKE
232 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
SNOWFALL WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD ACROSS EASTERN WELD...WASHINGTON...
LOGAN...PHILLIPS AND SEDGWICK COUNTIES FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE
AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL RATES OF ONE-QUARTER INCH PER HOUR WILL BE
COMMON...WITH UP TO AN INCH PER HOUR UNDER THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS
DRIFTING NORTHWESTWARD ACROSS LOGAN...NORTHEAST WELD AND SOUTHERN
WASHINGTON COUNTIES. THE SNOW AND FOG MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO
LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE AND ROADS MAY BE ICY OR SNOW COVERED.

$$

COZ046-047-142345-
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
232 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 35 MPH AND LIGHT SNOWFALL OR SNOW
FLURRIES ACROSS EASTERN ELBERT AND LINCOLN COUNTIES WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH 5 PM. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL GENERALLY BE LESS
THAN A HALF INCH...ALTHOUGH AN AREA OF MODERATE SNOWFALL OVER
SOUTHERN LINCOLN COUNTIES COULD DEPOSIT UP TO AN INCH IN UNDER 45
MINUTES. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

$$

COZ030-032-037-142345-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...WALDEN...
DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...
KREMMLING...FAIRPLAY...HARTSEL...LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK
232 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE IN THE HIGH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS...
INCLUDING SOUTH PARK THROUGH 5 PM. SNOWFALL RATES UP TO ONE-
QUARTER INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON...WITH THREE-QUARTER INCH PER
HOUR SNOWFALL RATES NEAR THE HIGHER TERRAIN ON THE EAST SIDE OF
SOUTH PARK. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE SLUSHY ROAD CONDITIONS IN
AREAS UNDER THE HEAVIER SNOWFALL.

$$

COZ033>036-142345-
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-
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...BAILEY...
CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK
232 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL IN THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS AND
FOOTHILLS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 5 PM. SNOWFALL RATES UP TO ONE-
HALF INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON...WITH LOCALLY UP TO AN INCH PER
HOUR SNOWFALL RATES UNDER THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS IN THE FOOTHILLS
IN BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE
SLUSHY OR ICY ROAD CONDITIONS AND SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED
VISIBILITIES IN THE FALLING SNOW AND FOG.

$$

COZ031-142345-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING...EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...
GORE PASS...RABBIT EARS PASS
232 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS IN THE PARK...GORE
AND RABBIT EARS RANGES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 5 PM. ADDITIONAL
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL GENERALLY BE UNDER 2 INCHES AND MAINLY ON
NORTH AND WEST FACING SLOPES.

$$
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