Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1119 PM MDT WED SEP 21 2016

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA  VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY  ABOVE 8500FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500FT/PIKE`S PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FEET-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
1119 PM MDT WED SEP 21 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SOME LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN
PEAKS OVERNIGHT...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE. ANY
ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LESS THAN AN INCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE MOUNTAINS ON
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING, WHICH WILL SPREAD EAST OVERNIGHT.
GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS AND LIGHTNING WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS.

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO MOVE OVER THE REGION ON
FRIDAY. THIS WILL SET THE STAGE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER
THE MOUNTAINS, WHILE AREAS OVER THE PLAINS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL
TO SEE STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. THE STRONGEST STORMS ARE
EXPECTED ALONG A DRYLINE, EAST OF A FOWLER TO TRINIDAD LINE.
STORMS OVER THE PLAINS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS IN
EXCESS OF 60 MPH AND ONE INCH DIAMETER HAIL.

IN ADDITION, LOCATIONS IN THE LEE OF THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS, AND
WEST OF THE DRYLINE, WHICH INCLUDES THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR,
WILL LIKELY SEE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS DUE TO LOW
HUMIDITY VALUES AND STRONG WINDS FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH THE WEEKEND
BEFORE DRYING OUT. COLDER AIR ACROSS THE REGION MAY LEAD TO A FEW
INCHES OF SNOWFALL ON AREA MOUNTAIN PEAKS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED OVERNIGHT.

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