Short Term Forecast
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1201 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

COZ030>034-037-130915-
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-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...WALDEN...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS...DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...
HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...KREMMLING...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...FAIRPLAY...HARTSEL...
LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK
1201 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

.NOW...
SHOWERS WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD OVER NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO BY 3
AM. THERE WILL INITIALLY BE SOME RAIN MIXED WITH THE SNOW BELOW
9000 FEET...BUT PRECIPITATION SHOULD BE ALL SNOW BY 3 AM. SNOWFALL
RATES OF A QUARTER TO HALF INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON. THERE
WILL BE SOME HEAVIER SHOWERS MAINLY NORTH OF INTERSTATE 70 WITH
SNOWFALL OF UP TO AN INCH PER HOUR. ROADS WILL BECOME SLUSHY IN
AREAS...MAINLY ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET.

$$

COZ035-036-130915-
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...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...
RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...
GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK
1201 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

.NOW...
SHOWERS WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD OVER THE FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS BY 3
AM. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL INITIALLY BE AROUND 8000 FEET...BUT IN THE
LOWER FOOTHILLS THE RAIN WILL MOSTLY CHANGE TO SNOW BY 3 AM.
SNOWFALL RATES OF AROUND A HALF INCH PER HOUR WILL BECOME
COMMON...WITH AN INCH PER HOUR IN THE HEAVIER SHOWERS. ROADS MAY
BECOME SLUSHY IN AREAS OF HEAVIER SNOW.

$$

COZ038>043-045-130915-
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-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...LOVELAND...NUNN...ARVADA...
BOULDER...GOLDEN...LAKEWOOD...LONGMONT...AURORA...BRIGHTON...
CITY OF DENVER...DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...
LITTLETON...PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...
LARKSPUR...BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...
STONEHAM...EATON...FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN...BENNETT...
BYERS...DEER TRAIL...LEADER
1201 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR THE FOOTHILLS AND NORTH OF LOVELAND AND
GREELEY WILL EXPAND TO COVER MOST OF WELD COUNTY...THE DENVER
METRO AREA...AND DOUGLAS COUNTY BY 3 AM. PRECIPITATION WILL BE
MOSTLY RAIN...BUT BY 3 AM IT WILL START TO CHANGE TO SNOW IN
AREAS NEAR THE FOOTHILLS ESPECIALLY IN LARIMER COUNTY. WINDS WILL
BE NORTH AT 15 TO 25 MPH. SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD BY
SUNRISE.

$$

COZ046-047-130915-
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
1201 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE OVER ELBERT AND NORTHERN LINCOLN
COUNTIES THROUGH 3 AM. AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO POSSIBLE.
WIND GUSTS TO 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH SOME OF THE SHOWERS.
SHOWERS WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD WITH SOME SNOW MIXING IN
AROUND SUNRISE.

$$

COZ044-048>051-130915-
MORGAN COUNTY-LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-
PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...CROOK...
MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS...
JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...HAXTUN...HOLYOKE
1201 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

.NOW...
RAIN SHOWERS WILL INCREASE ACROSS NORTHEASTERN COLORADO THROUGH 3
AM. AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL BE
NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH POSSIBLE WITH
SOME OF THE SHOWERS. THE RAIN WILL START TO CHANGE TO SNOW AROUND
SUNRISE.

$$

GIMMESTAD


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