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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1100 AM MDT FRI AUG 21 2015

COZ030>051-221700-
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-
1100 AM MDT FRI AUG 21 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO INCLUDING THE NORTHERN FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS.

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

IT WILL BE WARM AND DRY ACROSS THE AREA. WINDS WILL INCREASE OVER
NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO...INCLUDING THE NORTHERN FOOTHILLS. THIS
WILL INCREASE THE FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

HAZY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING AS SMOKE FROM THE FOREST FIRES OVER THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST CONTINUES TO MOVE INTO COLORADO FROM THE NORTH. PEOPLE
SENSITIVE TO RESPIRATORY ISSUES MAY BE AFFECTED BY THE PRESENCE
OF THE SMOKE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS NORTHEAST COLORADO ON SATURDAY...
RESULTING IN COOLER TEMPERATURES OVER THE WEEKEND. FIRE DANGER
WILL STILL BE ELEVATED ON SATURDAY DUE TO GUSTY WINDS.

WARMER TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN EARLY NEXT WEEK...AS UPPER LEVEL
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION. SOME MONSOONAL
MOISTURE MAY FLOW INTO COLORADO FROM THE SOUTHWEST TUESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY...RESULTING IN A BETTER CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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DANKERS/BARJENBRUCH


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