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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1041 AM MDT SAT APR 12 2014

COZ030>051-131645-
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-
1041 AM MDT SAT APR 12 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH FOR THE MOUNTAINS...FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS
AND ADJACENT PLAINS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TODAY WILL BE A MILD AND GENERALLY DRY SPRINGTIME DAY. ISOLATED
RAIN SHOWERS MAY DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON ALONG WITH A SMALL
POSSIBILITY OF THUNDERSTORMS. PRECIPITATION ACTIVITY WILL BE ON
THE INCREASE OVERNIGHT. THE PRECIPITATION MAY CHANGE OVER TO SNOW
IN THE NORTHWEST SECTIONS OF FORECAST AREA BY DAY BREAK SUNDAY BUT
PRESENT INDICATIONS SUGGEST THAT PRECIPITATION MAY REMAIN LIQUID
ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA...INCLUDING ALL OF THE PLAINS...THROUGH
THE NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE NEXT STORM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD SNOW TO THE FORECAST AREA
SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT. THE MOUNTAINS...FOOTHILLS AND ADJACENT
PLAINS COULD SEE SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS BY SUNDAY MIDNIGHT.
ACROSS LOWER ELEVATIONS...THERE WILL BE A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW
SUNDAY MORNING BEFORE TURNING TO MOSTLY ALL SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS COULD RANGE FROM 6 TO 15 INCHES IN THE
MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS...WITH 4 TO 8 INCHES OVER THE URBAN
CORRIDOR AND 5 TO 12 INCHES IN THE HIGH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ON SUNDAY WILL BE 30 TO 40 DEGREES COLDER THAN TODAYS
EXPECTED HIGHS. MONDAY AND TUESDAY LOOK DRY. ANOTHER STORM MAY
MOVE IN FOR WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY BRINGING A CHANCE OF SNOW TO
THE MOUNTAINS...AND POSSIBLY SOME RAIN OR A RAIN SNOW MIX TO THE
PLAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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