Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
910 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

COZ038-042-043-220615-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-
INCLUDING...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...LOVELAND...NUNN...
BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...STONEHAM...EATON...
FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN
910 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE OVER EASTERN PORTIONS OF
LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES...AND ACROSS WELD COUNTY THROUGH 11
PM. SNOWFALL RATES OF ONE-QUARTER TO THREE-QUARTER INCH PER HOUR
WILL BE COMMON. HOWEVER...CLOSE TO THE FOOTHILLS SNOWFALL RATES
UP TO AN INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE. NORTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO
25 MPH WILL ALSO CONTINUE TO PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING AND
DRIFTING SNOW. ICY AND SNOWPACKED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITIES DUE
TO FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS THIS EVENING.

$$

COZ039-040-220615-
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...
PARKER
910 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE IN THE GREATER DENVER
METRO AREA THROUGH 11 PM. NORTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WILL
ALSO CONTINUE TO PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.
SNOWFALL RATES WILL RANGE FROM NEAR A QUARTER-INCH PER HOUR IN
THE NORTHERN DENVER SUBURBS TO AROUND AN INCH PER HOUR NEAR THE
FOOTHILLS AND ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN SECTIONS OF THE METRO AREA.
MOTORISTS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY AND SNOWPACKED ROADS AND REDUCED
VISIBILITIES DUE TO FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

$$

COZ041-044>047-220615-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
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-
INCLUDING...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR...
BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...BENNETT...BYERS...
DEER TRAIL...LEADER...AGATE...HUGO...LIMON...MATHESON...FORDER...
KARVAL...KUTCH...PUNKIN CENTER
910 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

.NOW...
EASTERN DOUGLAS...WESTERN ELBERT...EASTERN SECTIONS OF ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES AND PORTIONS OF MORGAN COUNTY WILL CONTINUE TO
SEE MODERATE TO AT TIMES HEAVY SNOWFALL THROUGH 11 PM. NORTHERLY
WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WILL ALSO CONTINUE TO PRODUCE AREAS OF
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW RESULTING IN POOR VISIBILITIES.
SNOWFALL RATES OF ONE-HALF TO ONE INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON...
WITH UPWARDS OF 2 INCHES PER HOUR SNOWFALL RATES ALONG THE I-70
CORRIDOR BETWEEN BENNETT AND DEAR TRAIL. MOTORISTS SHOULD
ANTICIPATE ICY AND SNOWPACKED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE
TO FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

$$

COZ048>051-220615-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CROOK...MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...
LAST CHANCE...OTIS...JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...
HAXTUN...HOLYOKE
910 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL LINGER FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS EVENING OVER
THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF COLORADO. SNOWFALL RATES UP TO ONE-
QUARTER INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON. NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25
MPH MAY ALSO PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. MOTORISTS SHOULD
CONTINUE TO EXPECT ICY AND SNOWPACKED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES
DUE TO FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

$$

COZ033-034-220615-
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-
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
910 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE IN THE MOUNTAINS FOR THE REMAINDER
OF THE EVENING. SNOWFALL RATES UP ONE-HALF INCH PER HOUR WILL BE
COMMON ON EAST FACING SLOPES...WITH LOWER RATES ELSEWHERE.
HIGH COUNTRY ROADWAYS ARE ICY AND SNOW COVERED.

$$

COZ035>037-220615-
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-
INCLUDING...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...
RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...
GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK...FAIRPLAY...HARTSEL...
LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK
910 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE IN THE FRONT RANGE
FOOTHILLS AND PORTIONS OF SOUTH PARK FOR THE REMINDER OF THE
EVENING. SNOWFALL RATES OF ONE-HALF TO ONE-INCH PER HOUR WILL BE
COMMON...EXCEPT UP TO 1 1/2 INCHES PER HOUR IN THE FOOTHILLS
SOUTHWEST OF DENVER. MOTORISTS WILL ENCOUNTER DIFFICULT DRIVING
CONDITIONS IN THE FOOTHILLS THIS EVENING WITH ICY AND SNOW
COVERED ROADWAYS AND AREAS OF FOG REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO LESS
THAN A QUARTER MILE.

$$
BAKER


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