Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
453 AM MST Thu Dec 14 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-
453 AM MST Thu Dec 14 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Light snow will be decreasing north to south this morning, with
only an additional half inch possible over the plains and urban
corridor, and another inch or two over the high mountains. Roads
for this mornings rush hour will be wet with some slush over most
of the plains and urban corridor, with some slush mixed with snow
closer to the foothills and Palmer Divide. Roads in the mountains
will be snowpacked.

Strong winds on the backside of last nights trough will push
across the eastern plains with gusts of 35 to 50 mph possible by
early this afternoon. This will make travel difficult across east
to west oriented roads, especially for light and high profile

Gusty downslope winds will develop after midnight tonight along
the eastern slopes of the Front Range mountains and foothills,
with gusts up to 40 mph.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Gusty winds are expected to develop in the Front Range Foothills
Friday, with peak gusts reaching 45 to 60 mph in wind prone areas.
Lighter winds can be expected elsewhere, along with warmer and
dry conditions.

The next cold front will move across the area Saturday, and as an
upper level disturbance approaches the region, another round of
light snow will be possible Saturday night into early Sunday. Then
drier and warmer weather is expected to redevelop for the first
half of next week.


Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight. However,
snowfall reports will be appreciated.


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