Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

COZ038-151600-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
INCLUDING...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...LOVELAND...NUNN
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.NOW...
SNOWFALL WILL BE DECREASING OVER EASTERN LARIMER AND NORTHWEST
WELD COUNTIES NOW THROUGH 7 AM...WITH LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH OF
NEW ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE FOR MOST AREAS. NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO
30 MPH WILL CONTINUE TOWARD THE STATE BORDER AND INTO WELD COUNTY.
DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS AS WELL AS
REDUCED VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW...ESPECIALLY UP ALONG THE
WYOMING BORDER.

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COZ040-041-151600-
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...AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.NOW...
AREAS OF FOG HAVE FORMED OVER THE DENVER AREA AND SOUTH TO THE
PALMER DIVIDE. SOME LOCALIZED AREAS MAY SEE VISIBILITY REDUCED TO
HALF A MILE OR LESS AT TIMES. THIS FOG SHOULD LIFT AND DISSIPATE
AFTER SUNRISE. EVEN THOUGH SNOWFALL HAS COME TO END...DRIVERS
SHOULD REMAIN ALERT FOR PATCHES OF SNOW AND BLACK ICE ON AREA
ROADWAYS.

$$

COZ043-045-151600-
CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING...EATON...FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN...BENNETT...
BYERS...DEER TRAIL...LEADER
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.NOW...
SNOWFALL CONTINUES TO SLOWLY DECREASE OVER SOUTHERN WELD AND
EASTERN ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES EARLY THIS MORNING. ADDITIONAL
SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION WILL LIKELY STAY BELOW A QUARTER INCH.
MOTORISTS SHOULD EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

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COZ042-044-048-049-151600-
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
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL BE DECREASING EARLY THIS MORNING
OVER NORTHEAST WELD...MORGAN...WESTERN LOGAN AND WASHINGTON
COUNTIES. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD BE LESS THAN AN
INCH. NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH WILL CREATE REDUCED
VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW.  DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY OR
SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS IN THE AREA.

$$

COZ050-051-151600-
SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...HAXTUN...
HOLYOKE
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.NOW...
AREAS OF LIGHT SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED OVER SEDGWICK AND PHILLIPS
COUNTIES THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING. LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED THROUGH 9 AM. DRIVERS SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY OR SNOW
COVERED ROADWAYS IN THIS AREA WITH SOME PATCHY FOG POSSIBLE AS
WELL.

$$

COZ046-047-151600-
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
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY DECREASE ACROSS EASTERN
ELBERT AND LINCOLN COUNTIES THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING. SNOWFALL
RATES UP TO ONE- QUARTER INCH PER HOUR CAN BE EXPECTED. NORTHWEST
WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW. DRIVERS
SHOULD ANTICIPATE ICY AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS IN THE AREA.

$$

COZ033>035-151600-
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-
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
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE IN THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS AND
NORTHERN FOOTHILLS THIS MORNING. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED TO BE AROUND AN INCH OR LESS THROUGH MORNING. OVER
HIGHER ELEVATIONS EXPECT NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 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.

$$

COZ031-151600-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING...EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...
GORE PASS...RABBIT EARS PASS
446 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE OVER THE PARK...GORE AND
RABBIT EARS RANGES THIS MORNING. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN OF AN INCH OR LESS IS EXPECTED THROUGH MORNING.
EXPECT NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH ON THE EXPOSED PASSES
PRODUCING AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. HIGH COUNTRY DRIVERS SHOULD
ANTICIPATE ICY AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

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