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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
431 AM MST Tue Feb 21 2017

COZ030>051-221145-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
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-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
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-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-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-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
431 AM MST Tue Feb 21 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM MST TODAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

The combination of record breaking temperatures and very strong
west winds will result in red flag warning conditions for areas
east of the mountains below 7500 feet elevation, all the way to
the Kansas border. Occasional gusts to 75 mph will be possible in
and near the foothills through midday. East of Interstate 25
winds could gust to 40 mph today. Winds will gradually subside
this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

A change in the weather, back to more winter-like conditions, is
expected to move in to the forecast area on Wednesday. Snow will
become likely in the mountains on Wednesday and continue through
Friday, with a chance of snow after that all weekend on into
early next week. The Plains can expected a chance of snow late
Wednesday night into Friday, with a good chance Thursday and
Thursday evening. Snow accumulations for all the forecast area are
not expected to be significant with this storm. Temperatures will
be above normal on Wednesday, but below seasonal normals Thursday
into Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be required today or tonight.

Schlatter/RJK

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