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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
451 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

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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-
451 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING FOR THE NORTH AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS UNTIL
5 PM THIS AFTERNOON...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW WILL CONTINUE IN THE MOUNTAINS TODAY AND THEN BEGIN TO
DECREASE BY THIS EVENING. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 5 TO 10
INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE. WEST WINDS GUSTING FROM 50 TO 60 MPH WILL
PRODUCE POOR VISIBILITIES OVER THE HIGHER PASSES WITH HAZARDOUS
TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

AT LOWER ELEVATIONS IT WILL REMAIN WINDY WITH A FEW GUSTS FROM 50
TO 60 MPH IN THE FOOTHILLS AND UP TO 40 MPH ALONG THE FRONT RANGE
URBAN CORRIDOR AND ACROSS THE PALMER DIVIDE. THE WINDS WILL
DECREASE BY EARLY EVENING.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH FRIDAY AS A MOIST
SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT CONTINUES OVER COLORADO. THE SNOW WILL
GENERALLY BE LIGHT...HOWEVER...THERE MAY BE SOME PERIODS OF
MODERATE SNOW ALONG FAVORED SOUTHWEST FACING SLOPES. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL BRING COLDER TEMPERATURES TO THE NORTHEAST PLAINS ON
THURSDAY ALONG WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. THE SNOW WILL
DECREASE IN THE MOUNTAINS ON SATURDAY. A STORM SYSTEM MOVING OUT
OF THE DESERT SOUTHWEST MAY BRING INCREASING CHANCES OF SNOW TO
NORTHEASTERN COLORADO SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT BUT
SNOWFALL REPORTS WILL BE APPRECIATED.

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