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Fire Weather Forecast for Northeast and North Central Colorado
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...Today and tonight...a strong storm system over
southeastern colorado this morning will move slowly eastward.
colder temperatures, strong winds with rain and snow
showers will continue through the morning then diminish in the
afternoon.  clearing overnight with diminishing winds by this evening
as a ridge of high pressure moves into the region from the west.

LONG TERM DISCUSSION...Saturday through Tuesday...It will be dry on
Saturday with warmer temperatures.  Another weather system will move
across the area on Sunday bringing cooler temperatures along with a
chance of precipitation.  Monday will be dry with warmer
temperatures.  Another weather system may affect the area on Tuesday
bringing another chance of precipitation along with cooler
temperatures.

       ...Thunderstorms imply strong gusty erratic winds...
  ...All surface winds are 20-Foot...10-Minute averaged winds...
  ...CWR is Chance of Wetting Rain - 0.10 inch or more liquid...
  ...24 HR Trends are based on averages over the respective zone
        groups and may not match the actual forecast values
                    shown in those groups...

COZ238-242230-
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Including Fort Collins, Hereford, Loveland, Nunn,
and West Pawnee Grasslands
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1500, then partly
                    cloudy(40-50%). Chance of rain and snow until
                    0900, then slight chance of rain and snow until
                    1100.
Max Temperature.....51-57.
   24 hr trend......15-20 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........28-34%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Windy. North winds 19-29 mph with gusts to 45
                    mph.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 25-35 mph.
Mixing height.......7000-8000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 35-40 mph until 1200. around 20 mph after
                    1600.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1000, then excellent until 1700,
                    then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....28-32.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......20-25% drier.
20-foot winds.......East winds 4-8 mph with gusts to 25 mph
                    shifting to the southwest 4-7 mph after
                    midnight.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northwest 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10-15 mph until 2100, then light
                    until 2400, then south around 10 mph until
                    0200, then light.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy(40-50%).
Max Temperature.....59-63.
   24 hr trend......4-7 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........22-26%.
   24 hr trend......2-4% drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 6-12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......5000-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds until 1100, then south around 10
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
30s. North winds 5-8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid
50s. North winds 11-17 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 6-12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds 6-12 mph.

$$

COZ239-240-242230-
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-
Including Arvada, Boulder, Golden, Lakewood, Longmont, Aurora,
Brighton, City of Denver, Denver International Airport,
Highlands Ranch, Littleton, and Parker
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy until 1500, then partly cloudy(50-60%).
                    Rain and chance of snow until 1200. slight
                    chance of rain after 1200.
Max Temperature.....49-55.
   24 hr trend......20-25 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......25-35% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North winds 17-27 mph. Gusts up to 50
                    mph decreasing to 40 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................30 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 40-50 mph.
Mixing height.......7000-8000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 35-40 mph until 1300. around 20 mph after
                    1700.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0900, then excellent until 1700,
                    then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-35%).
Min Temperature.....31-35.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........60-70%.
   24 hr trend......20-25% drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 4-8 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 25-35 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10-15 mph until 2100, then light.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy(40-50%).
Max Temperature.....60-64.
   24 hr trend......7-10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........23-29%.
   24 hr trend......7-10% drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5-11 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......5000-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds until 1400, then southeast around
                    10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. West winds 5-8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid
50s. North winds 7-13 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs around 60. South winds 5-8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5-8 mph.

$$

COZ241-242230-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Including Castle Rock, Elbert, Fondis, Kiowa, and Larkspur
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Blowing snow until 1000. Rain
                    and snow until 1200, then chance of rain and
                    snow.
Max Temperature.....41-47.
   24 hr trend......25-35 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......35-50% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Very windy. North winds 28-43 mph with gusts to
                    65 mph decreasing to 21-31 mph with gusts to 55
                    mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................70 percent until 1200, then 20 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 50-60 mph.
Mixing height.......5500-6500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 45-55 mph until 1400. around 30 mph after
                    1700.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1000, then very good until 1200,
                    then excellent until 1700, then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-35%).
Min Temperature.....26-30.
   24 hr trend......2-4 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........68-78%.
   24 hr trend......20-25% drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 6-12 mph with gusts to 25 mph
                    shifting to the southwest 6-10 mph after
                    midnight.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 30-40 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20-25 mph until 2000, then 10-15 mph
                    until 2300, then light.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 1900. poor after 2100.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy(30-40%).
Max Temperature.....53-59.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........30-36%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7-13 mph.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......2500-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds until 1000. south around 20 mph
                    after 1600.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in
the mid 30s. Southwest winds 7-13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Highs
in the upper 40s. North winds 11-17 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
around 30. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 7-13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow. Lows
in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast winds 7-13 mph.

$$

COZ245-242230-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
Including Bennett, Byers, Deer Trail, and Leader
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow until 1200, then
                    chance of rain. Blowing snow after 0700 until
                    1000.
Max Temperature.....46-52.
   24 hr trend......25-35 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......25-35% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Windy. North winds 24-34 mph with gusts to 50
                    mph.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................70 percent until 1200, then 10 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 40-50 mph.
Mixing height.......6000-7000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 40-50 mph until 1500, then 30-35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0900, then very good until 1100,
                    then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-40%).
Min Temperature.....26-30.
   24 hr trend......2-4 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........72-82%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% drier.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 6-12 mph with gusts to 25 mph
                    shifting to the southwest 5-8 mph after
                    midnight.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 30-40 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL until 0400, then Below 1000 FT
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 25 mph until 1900, then northeast
                    around 15 mph until 2100, then light.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 1900. poor after 2100.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy(30-40%).
Max Temperature.....57-61.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........30-38%.
   24 hr trend......7-10% drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7-13 mph.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......Below 1000 FT AGL until 0800, then 3000-4000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds until 0900. south around 20 mph
                    after 1600.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in
the mid 30s. South winds 6-12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid
50s. North winds 10-16 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 7-13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds 7-13 mph.

$$

COZ242>244-242230-
Northeast Weld County-Central and South Weld County-Morgan County-
Including Briggsdale, East Pawnee Grasslands, Grover,
Pawnee Buttes, Raymer, Stoneham, Eaton, Fort Lupton, Greeley,
Roggen, Brush, Fort Morgan, Goodrich, and Wiggins
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1700, then partly
                    cloudy(55-60%). Rain with snow likely until
                    1200. chance of rain after 1200.
Max Temperature.....50-56.
   24 hr trend......20-25 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......20-25% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Windy. North winds 21-31 mph with gusts to 45
                    mph.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................40 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 35-45 mph.
Mixing height.......7000-8000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 40-50 mph until 1200. around 25 mph after
                    1700.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1000, then excellent until 1700,
                    then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-40%).
Min Temperature.....27-31.
   24 hr trend......4-7 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........76-86%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% drier.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5-9 mph with gusts to 30 mph
                    shifting to the southwest 4-7 mph after
                    midnight.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 30-40 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 15-20 mph until 2100, then east
                    around 10 mph until 2300, then light.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy(35-45%).
Max Temperature.....60-64.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........22-30%.
   24 hr trend......4-7% drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7-13 mph.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-20 mph.
Mixing height.......4500-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds until 1000, then south 10-15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1700, then fair.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in
the mid 30s. Southeast winds 5-9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid
50s. North winds 11-17 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 7-13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. East winds 8-14 mph.

$$

COZ248-250-251-242230-
Logan County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
Including Crook, Merino, Sterling, Peetz, Julesburg, Ovid,
Sedgwick, Amherst, Haxtun, and Holyoke
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain until 1100, then rain
                    likely until 1200, then chance of rain.
Max Temperature.....45-51.
   24 hr trend......25-35 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......20-25% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Windy. North winds 24-36 mph with gusts to 50
                    mph.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................70 percent until 1200, then 10 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northeast 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......5000-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 40-50 mph until 1600, then 30-35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1100. excellent after 1400.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(60-65%) until 2100, then partly
                    cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers until
                    2100.
Min Temperature.....26-30.
   24 hr trend......4-7 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........81-89%.
   24 hr trend......10-15% drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 6-12 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 25-35 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 20-25 mph until 2000, then north
                    10-15 mph until 0200, then light.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....59-63.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........25-29%.
   24 hr trend......10-15% drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 6-12 mph.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......4000-5000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds until 1200, then south 10-15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in
the mid 30s. Southeast winds 7-13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs in the
lower 50s. North winds 8-14 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 6-12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Southeast winds 11-17 mph.

$$

COZ249-242230-
Washington County-
Including Akron, Cope, Last Chance, and Otis
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow until 1100, then rain
                    likely until 1500, then chance of rain.
Max Temperature.....42-48.
   24 hr trend......35-50 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........49-59%.
   24 hr trend......35-50% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Very windy. North winds 27-42 mph with gusts to
                    60 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................80 percent until 1200, then 30 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northeast 35-45 mph.
Mixing height.......5000-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 40-50 mph until 1600, then 30-35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1100, then very good until 1700,
                    then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(60-65%) until 2100, then mostly
                    clear. Slight chance of rain showers until
                    2100.
Min Temperature.....25-29.
   24 hr trend......2-4 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........79-87%.
   24 hr trend......10-15% drier.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7-13 mph with gusts to 30 mph
                    shifting to the west 4-8 mph after midnight.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 30-40 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20-25 mph until 2000, then 10-15 mph
                    until 0100, then light.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....57-61.
   24 hr trend......15-20 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........28-38%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 6-12 mph.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-20 mph.
Mixing height.......3500-4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds until 1200, then south 10-15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 30s. Southeast winds 7-13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs in the
lower 50s. North winds 9-15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
around 30. Highs around 60. South winds 7-13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds 11-17 mph.

$$

COZ246-247-242230-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Including Agate, Hugo, Limon, Matheson, Forder, Karval, Kutch,
and Punkin Center
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Blowing snow until 0700. blowing
                    snow after 0800 until 1000. Rain and snow until
                    1200, then snow likely and chance of rain.
Max Temperature.....41-48.
   24 hr trend......25-35 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......More than 50% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Very windy. North winds 34-49 mph decreasing to
                    26-38 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 65 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................70 percent until 1200, then 20 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northeast 40-50 mph.
Mixing height.......4500-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 50-60 mph until 1200, then 40-50 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1400, then excellent until 1700,
                    then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(35-45%).
Min Temperature.....23-27.
   24 hr trend......4-7 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........74-84%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 8-14 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 30-40 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 30-35 mph until 2000, then 15-20 mph
                    until 2400, then northwest around 10 mph until
                    0400, then light.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....55-63.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........25-35%.
   24 hr trend......35-50% drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 4-8 mph shifting to the south 7-13
                    mph with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......3500-4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Light winds until 1100. south around 20 mph
                    after 1700.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1700, then fair.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 30s. Southeast winds 7-13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs in the
lower 50s. North winds 12-18 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 20s. Highs around 60. South winds 7-13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds 10-16 mph.

$$

COZ215-242230-
Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Including Estes Park, Glendevey, Laramie River Valley, Nederland,
and Red Feather Lakes
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1500, then partly
                    cloudy(40-50%). Chance of rain and snow until
                    1200.
Max Temperature.....40-50.
   24 hr trend......15-20 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........34-44%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 12-22 mph with gusts to 35
                         mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 13-23 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph
                         decreasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 30-40 mph.
Mixing height.......6000-7000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 30-35 mph until 1200. around 15 mph after
                    1600.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1200, then very good until 1700,
                    then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....26-34.
   24 hr trend......2-4 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........55-65%.
   24 hr trend......35-50% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 5-9 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                         the evening.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 6-12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                         after midnight.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northwest 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph until 2000, then light
                    until 2300, then west around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(40-50%). Slight chance of rain
                    showers after 1200.
Max Temperature.....48-58.
   24 hr trend......7-10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........24-34%.
   24 hr trend......4-7% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4-8 mph shifting to the
                         south 5-9 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 5-9 mph with gusts to 20
                         mph shifting to the south in the
                         afternoon.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Southwest 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......6500-7500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Lows
in the mid 30s. West winds 5-8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Highs
in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 6-12 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 20s. Highs around 50. South winds 5-8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. East winds 5-8 mph.

$$

COZ216-242230-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Including Bailey, Central City, Evergreen, Georgetown,
Idaho Springs, Northern Rampart Range, Tarryall, and Westcreek
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy until 1500, then partly cloudy(50-60%)
                    until 1600, then mostly cloudy(60-65%) until
                    1700, then partly cloudy(50-60%). Rain and snow
                    until 1200, then chance of rain and slight
                    chance of snow. Blowing snow after 0800 until
                    0900.
Max Temperature.....38-48.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........33-43%.
   24 hr trend......25-35% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 13-23 mph with gusts to 35
                         mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Breezy. North winds 16-26 mph. Gusts up to
                         45 mph decreasing to 35 mph in the
                         afternoon.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................40 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 40-50 mph.
Mixing height.......6000-7000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 35-40 mph until 1400. around 20 mph after
                    1700.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0900, then very good until 1200,
                    then excellent until 1600, then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-40%).
Min Temperature.....24-32.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........51-61%.
   24 hr trend......35-50% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6-12 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 6-12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                         the evening.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northwest 25-35 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 10-15 mph until 2100, then light
                    until 2300, then west around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy(50-60%). Slight chance of rain showers
                    after 1200.
Max Temperature.....50-60.
   24 hr trend......7-10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........22-30%.
   24 hr trend......7-10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4-7 mph shifting to the
                         southeast in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 4-8 mph shifting to the
                         southeast in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....West 15-20 mph.
Mixing height.......7000-8000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph until 0700, then light until
                    1400, then south around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1500, then fair.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. West winds 5-8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Highs
in the mid 40s. North winds 5-9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 20s. Highs in the lower 50s. South winds 5-8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds 5-8 mph.

$$

COZ214-242230-
Central and Southeast Park County-
Including Eleven Mile Canyon Reservoir, Fairplay, Guffey,
Hartsel, Lake George, and South Park
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1500, then partly
                    cloudy(50-60%). Chance of snow until 1100, then
                    slight chance of snow until 1200.
Max Temperature.....38-44.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........29-39%.
   24 hr trend......10-15% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 13-23 mph with gusts to 35
                         mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Breezy. North winds 16-26 mph. Gusts up to
                         45 mph decreasing to 35 mph in the
                         afternoon.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 40-50 mph.
Mixing height.......5500-6500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 35-40 mph until 1200. around 20 mph after
                    1600.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0900, then very good until 1700,
                    then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-35%).
Min Temperature.....22-26.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........55-63%.
   24 hr trend......35-50% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 5-9 mph. Gusts up to 20
                         mph in the evening.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 6-12 mph. Gusts up to 20
                         mph in the evening.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northwest 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 10-15 mph until 2100, then light
                    until 2300, then west around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy(40-50%).
Max Temperature.....48-54.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........21-27%.
   24 hr trend......7-10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4-8 mph shifting to the south
                         7-13 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5-9 mph shifting to the south
                         8-14 mph with gusts to 20 mph in the
                         afternoon.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Southwest 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......7500-8500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph until 0900, then light until
                    1000, then southwest 10-15 mph until 1600, then
                    around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1300. very good after 1500.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow
showers. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds 5-9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs in the
lower 40s. North winds 6-12 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in
the mid 20s. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds 5-9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows in the
upper 20s. Highs in the mid 40s. Southeast winds 5-9 mph.

$$

COZ211-213-242230-
Jackson County Below 9000 Feet-
Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Including Gould, North Park, Rand, Spicer, Walden, Dillon,
Fraser, Granby, Grand Lake, Green Mountain Reservoir,
Hot Sulphur Springs, Kremmling, Middle Park,
and Williams Fork Reservoir
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1500, then partly
                    cloudy(50-60%). Chance of snow until 1000, then
                    slight chance of snow until 1100.
Max Temperature.....39-47.
   24 hr trend......7-10 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........40-50%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 7-13 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                    the morning.
Haines Index........2 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......5000-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 15-20 mph until 1500, then northwest
                    around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-40%).
Min Temperature.....22-26.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........70-80%.
   24 hr trend......25-35% drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 4-7 mph.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northwest 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph until 1900, then light
                    until 0100, then south around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-40%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy(60-65%). Slight chance of rain and snow
                    showers after 1200.
Max Temperature.....45-53.
   24 hr trend......7-10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......7-10% drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 4-8 mph.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Southwest 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......6500-7500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10-15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1400, then good.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Lows
in the upper 20s. West winds 5-7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs in the
lower 40s. West winds 5-9 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the mid 20s. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds 5-8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and rain. Lows
in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds 5-8 mph.

$$

COZ212-218-242230-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Including Berthoud Pass, Breckenridge,
East Slopes Mosquito Range, East Slopes Southern Gore Range,
Eisenhower Tunnel, Indian Peaks, Kenosha Mountains, Mount Evans,
Puma Hills, Tarryall Mountains, Williams Fork Mountains,
Winter Park, Cameron Pass, Laramie and Medicine Bow Mountains,
Rabbit Ears Range, Rocky Mountain National Park,
and Willow Creek Pass
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1500, then partly
                    cloudy(50-60%). Snow likely until 0800, then
                    chance of snow until 1100, then slight chance
                    of snow until 1600.
Max Temperature.....29-39.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........47-57%.
   24 hr trend......20-25% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 11-17 mph with gusts to 30
                         mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 13-23 mph with gusts to 35
                         mph.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................30 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 35-45 mph.
Mixing height.......4500-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25-30 mph until 1300, then 15-20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(30-40%).
Min Temperature.....18-26.
   24 hr trend......2-4 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........60-70%.
   24 hr trend......25-35% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6-12 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 8-14 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northwest 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......2000-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 10-15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(40-50%). Slight chance of rain
                    and snow showers after 1200.
Max Temperature.....38-48.
   24 hr trend......7-10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5-9 mph. Gusts up to 20
                         mph in the morning.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 6-12 mph. Gusts up to 20
                         mph in the morning.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Southwest 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......7000-8000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10-15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1300, then good.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows in the mid
20s. West winds 6-12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid
30s. Northwest winds 7-13 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in
the lower 20s. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds 6-12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows in the mid
20s. Highs around 40. Southeast winds 6-12 mph.

$$

COZ217-242230-
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Including East Slopes Park and Northern Gore Ranges, Gore Pass,
and Rabbit Ears Pass
418 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1500, then partly
                    cloudy(40-50%). Chance of snow until 1000, then
                    slight chance of snow until 1100.
Max Temperature.....33-43.
   24 hr trend......4-7 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........46-56%.
   24 hr trend......15-20% wetter.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 8-14 mph. Gusts up to 25
                         mph in the morning.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 9-15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                         decreasing to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 percent until 1200, then 0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....North 25-35 mph.
Mixing height.......3500-4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20-25 mph until 1200, then northwest
                    10-15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....23-27.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max Humidity........64-74%.
   24 hr trend......25-35% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5-9 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 7-13 mph. Gusts up to 20
                         mph after midnight.
Haines Index........4 low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Northwest 15-25 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10-15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(35-45%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow showers
                    after 1200.
Max Temperature.....40-50.
   24 hr trend......4-7 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........35-45%.
   24 hr trend......7-10% drier.
20-foot winds.......
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6-12 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 8-14 mph with gusts to 20
                         mph.
Haines Index........3 very low .
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 percent.
15K FT MSL winds....Southwest 25-35 mph.
Mixing height.......5000-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15-20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1300, then good.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow showers likely. Lows in the upper 20s.
West winds 5-9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs in
the upper 30s. West winds 6-12 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds
6-12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows in the
upper 20s. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 6-12 mph.

$$

.Outlook 6 to 10 Days...

Temperatures near Normal and Precipitation Above Normal.

$$



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