Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1021 AM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

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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 9000 FT-
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 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES 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 AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
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-
1021 AM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
THE MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS TODAY...PARTICULARLY ALONG AND TO THE
SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50...AS WELL AS THE RATON MESA REGION INCLUDING
LAS ANIMAS AND BACA COUNTIES. HAIL UP TO AROUND 1.25 INCHES IN
DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 60 MPH AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE
THE PRIMARY THREATS WITH THE STRONGER STORMS. DANGEROUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING WILL BE A THREAT WITH ALL THUNDERSTORMS TODAY.

LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING WITH THE STRONGER STORMS ACROSS CHAFFEE AND LAKE
COUNTIES...SOUTHERN TELLER COUNTY...FREMONT COUNTY...AND THE
SANGRE DE CRISTO AND WET MOUNTAINS. THIS WILL BE OF PARTICULAR
CONCERN FOR THE BURN SCARS...AND LOCATIONS WITH SUSCEPTIBLE SOILS
SUCH AS THE CHALK CREEK AND COTTONWOOD CREEK BASINS IN CHAFFEE
COUNTY. FARTHER TO THE NORTH AND EAST...ACROSS NORTHERN TELLER
AND EL PASO COUNTIES AND MUCH OF THE SOUTHEAST
PLAINS...INSTABILITY IS EXPECTED TO BE LIMITED WHICH SHOULD KEEP
RAINFALL RATES FROM THUNDERSTORMS ON THE LIGHTER SIDE.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAY CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT
FOR THE SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS...THOUGH RAINFALL RATES ARE EXPECTED
TO BE LESS INTENSE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS ON
TUESDAY. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE
EASTERN MOUNTAINS. THIS MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING ON AREA STREAMS
AND LOW LYING AREAS.

WIDESPREAD SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS FORECAST ON
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS THE AREA. ABUNDANT MOISTURE
WILL LEAD TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING WILL ONCE AGAIN
BY POSSIBLE. MODEST INSTABILITY AND SHEAR WILL LEAD TO A FEW
STRONG STORMS OVER THE FAR EASTERN PLAINS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. LIGHTNING...GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS TO 50 MPH AND HAIL TO THE
SIZE OF DIMES ARE POSSIBLE.

SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST AGAIN ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON
EVENING ACROSS THE REGION. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LEAD TO A
CONTINUED FLOOD THREAT. SMALL HAIL...GUSTY WINDS AND LIGHTNING
WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE EASTERN PLAINS.

DRIER CONDITIONS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA FRIDAY AND THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN CONFINED TO THE
MOUNTAINS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE WEEKEND. LESS MOISTURE WILL LIKELY
LIMIT ANY FLOOD THREAT THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING ACROSS ALL OF THE MOUNTAIN
AND HIGH VALLEY REGIONS...AND ACROSS LAS ANIMAS AND BACA COUNTIES.

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