Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
653 AM MST SUN NOV 27 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-
653 AM MST SUN NOV 27 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG WINDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION. WINDS OF 20 TO
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH WILL OCCUR OVER THE PLAINS AND
VALLEYS, WHILE WINDS OF 25 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH WILL
OCCUR IN THE MOUNTAINS. DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY
VALUES, FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL APPROACH CRITICAL VALUES
TODAY. PLEASE DO NOT BURN OUTDOORS. LATER THIS EVENING AND INTO
TONIGHT, THE WINDS WILL DECREASE OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS, BUT
WILL REMAIN STRONG OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND THE ADJACENT EASTERN
SLOPES.

ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE, SNOW WILL FALL, WITH THE HEAVIEST
SNOW ACROSS THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS THIS MORNING, AND THEN
GRADUALLY DECREASING. SNOW WILL ALSO FALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS TODAY AND TONIGHT, WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED LATER
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SOME ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL ALSO OCCUR
ACROSS THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS THIS MORNING.
ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE MOUNTAINS, SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE.

ACROSS THE UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY, SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW WILL
BE POSSIBLE. AN INCH OR TWO OF SNOW WILL BE LIKELY ACROSS PARTS
OF THE SAN LUIS VALLEY THIS MORNING, ESPECIALLY NEAR THE
MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

LIGHT SNOW WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...LATER MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. A FEW INCHES OF
SNOW WILL BE LIKELY. LATER FRIDAY...ANOTHER ROUND OF LIGHT SNOW
WILL LIKELY OCCUR ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...WITH A FEW
INCHES POSSIBLE. ELSEWHERE...SPOTTY LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE
POSSIBLE DURING THE ABOVE MENTIONED TIME FRAMES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
LIKELY TODAY AND THIS EVENING.

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