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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1132 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

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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-
1132 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING CONTINUES THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE
FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS...FOOTHILLS...AND SOUTH PARK...

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE
PALMER DIVIDE SOUTH OF DENVER...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW WILL CONTINUE IN THE MOUNTAINS...HIGH VALLEYS...OVER THE
FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS AND OUT ACROSS THE PLAINS THROUGH THIS
EVENING. DUE TO WARMER TEMPERATURES AREAS ON THE PLAINS COULD SEE
A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW TODAY. HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS LIKELY TO OCCUR
IN MOUNTAIN AREAS EAST OF THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE AND ACROSS
ELBERT...LINCOLN AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES GENERALLY SOUTHEAST OF
THE DENVER METRO AREA. FINAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS BY MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT ARE NOW EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 6 TO 14 INCHES IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY GREATEST EAST OF THE DIVIDE...4 TO 11 INCHES ALONG THE
PALMER DIVIDE AND OUT ACROSS LINCOLN COUNTY...AND GENERALLY LESS
THAN 5 INCHES ELSEWHERE. AREAS OF FOG WILL ALSO REDUCE VISIBILITIES
TO UNDER A HALF MILE AT TIMES IN THE FOOTHILLS AND ON THE PLAINS.

HIGHWAYS AND ROADWAYS WILL GENERALLY BE WET WITH SOME SLUSH AND
ICY SPOTS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN
COLD TODAY WITH READINGS ONLY IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.

SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE FROM WEST TO EAST OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

IT WILL REMAIN CLOUDY AND COOL ON SATURDAY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MOUNTAINS. ON THE PLAINS THERE WILL BE A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN OR SNOW BUT TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN WARM
ENOUGH THAT THERE WILL BE LITTLE IMPACT ON TRAVEL. THERE WILL BE
LESS OF A CHANCE OF SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY
MORNING...THEN ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM COULD BRING A BETTER CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW FOR SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. TEMPERATURES
WILL REMAIN COOL THROUGH TUESDAY...BUT WILL THEN BECOME WARM WITH
DRIER WEATHER FOR THE LATER PART OF THE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOWFALL REPORTS FROM SPOTTERS WILL BE APPRECIATED.

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BAKER/GIMMESTAD



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