Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

COZ038-150345-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
INCLUDING...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...LOVELAND...NUNN
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
SNOWFALL WILL REDEVELOP OVER EASTERN LARIMER AND NORTHWEST WELD
COUNTIES NOW THROUGH 8 PM. SNOWFALL WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT...WITH
LESS THAN AN INCH OF NEW ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE FOR MOST AREAS. THE
SNOWFALL WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH.
DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY
UP ALONG THE WYOMING BORDER.

$$

COZ039>041-150345-
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-
INCLUDING...ARVADA...BOULDER...GOLDEN...LAKEWOOD...LONGMONT...
AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TO DECLINE ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
PORTIONS OF THE INTERSTATE 25 URBAN CORRIDOR THIS EVENING. ANY
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION SHOULD BE MINIMAL. EVEN WITH THE
SNOWFALL COMING TO END THIS EVENING...DRIVERS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT
FOR PATCHES OF SNOW AND BLACK ICE ON AREA ROADWAYS.

$$

COZ043-045-150345-
CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING...EATON...FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN...BENNETT...
BYERS...DEER TRAIL...LEADER
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL SLOWLY SPREAD WESTWARD OVER EASTERN
WELD AND MORGAN COUNTIES THROUGH 8 PM. SNOWFALL RATES OF ONE-
QUARTER TO ONE-HALF PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON IN THESE AREAS. ALSO
EXPECT NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXPECT TO
ENCOUNTER ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

$$

COZ042-044-048-049-150345-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-LOGAN COUNTY-
WASHINGTON COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...
STONEHAM...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...CROOK...
MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID-EVENING
ACROSS NORTHEAST WELD...MORGAN...WESTERN LOGAN AND WASHINGTON
COUNTIES WHERE SNOWFALL RATES UP TO THREE-QUARTER INCH PER HOUR
WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE SNOW AND FOG MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO
LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE
ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS IN THE AREA.

$$

COZ050-051-150345-
SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...HAXTUN...
HOLYOKE
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO SEDGWICK AND PHILLIPS
COUNTIES FROM THE EAST BEFORE 7 PM. SNOWFALL RATES UP TO ONE-
QUARTER INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE IN EASTERN SECTIONS OF
THESE COUNTIES BETWEEN 7 AND 8 PM. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY
OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS IN THIS AREA.

$$

COZ046-047-150345-
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...PUNKIN CENTER
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SOUTHWARD ACROSS
LINCOLN COUNTY THROUGH 8 PM. SNOWFALL RATES UP TO ONE-QUARTER
INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON...WITH UP TO THREE-QUARTER INCH PER
HOUR UNDER THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE
ICY AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS IN THE AREA.

$$

COZ030-032-037-150345-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...WALDEN...
DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...
KREMMLING...FAIRPLAY...HARTSEL...LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
POCKETS OF LIGHT SNOWFALL OR SNOW FLURRIES ARE ALL THAT IS
EXPECTED IN NORTH AND MIDDLE PARKS THIS EVENING. SNOWFALL WAS
PRETTY MUCH ENDED IN SOUTH PARK. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION
IS ANTICIPATED.

$$

COZ033>036-150345-
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-
INCLUDING...CAMERON PASS...LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...
RABBIT EARS RANGE...ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...
WILLOW CREEK PASS...BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...
EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...
EISENHOWER TUNNEL...INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...
MOUNT EVANS...WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK...
ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...
CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL GRADUALLY COME TO AN END IN THE FRONT RANGE
MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS BY LATE THIS EVENING. ANY ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION SHOULD AN INCH OR LESS. OVER HIGHER ELEVATIONS EXPECT
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 35 MPH WITH STRONGER GUSTS ON THE
EXPOSED PASSES PRODUCING AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. HIGH COUNTRY
DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

$$

COZ031-150345-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING...EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...
GORE PASS...RABBIT EARS PASS
631 PM MST SUN DEC 14 2014

.NOW...
THE LAST OF THE SNOW FALLING IN THE PARK...GORE AND RABBIT EARS
RANGES SHOULD COME TO AN END BEFORE MIDNIGHT. ANY ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION SHOULD BE AN INCH OR LESS. NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO
35 MPH WILL BE FOUND ON THE HIGHER RIDGES.

$$
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