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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
455 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

COZ030>051-301100-
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-
455 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING CONTINUES THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE
FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS...FOOTHILLS AND SOUTH PARK...

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE
PALMER DIVIDE SOUTH OF DENVER...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD OVER THE EAST SLOPES OF THE
MOUNTAINS AND NORTHEAST PLAINS BY LATER THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE
THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE SNOW MAY MIX WITH RAIN A BIT THIS
AFTERNOON ACROSS LOWER ELEVATIONS. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 5 TO 10
INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG EAST SLOPES OF THE MOUNTAINS AND
FOOTHILLS...AND 3 TO 7 INCHES ALONG THE PALMER DIVIDE. ACROSS THE
NORTHEAST PLAINS...AMOUNTS RANGING FROM 1 TO 5 INCHES CAN BE
EXPECTED.

HIGHWAYS AND ROADWAYS WILL GENERALLY BE WET WITH SOME SLUSH AND
ICY SPOTS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN
COLD TODAY WITH READINGS ONLY IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.

SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE FROM WEST TO EAST THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

IT WILL REMAIN COLD AND SOMEWHAT UNSETTLED ON SATURDAY. THE STORM
WILL EXIT THE STATE SATURDAY...WITH MOISTURE WRAPPING AROUND THE
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AND CONTINUING TO BRING A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW TO THE NORTHEAST PLAINS. SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND SATURDAY
NIGHT...THERE WILL BE A LESSER CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION BUT REMAIN
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...LIGHT SNOW...WITH SOME PATCHY
DRIZZLE AND FOG. ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM COULD BRING THE NEXT ROUND
OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW TO THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE BELOW NORMAL THROUGH TUESDAY...BUT WILL
REBOUND BY THE MIDDLE OF THE NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT. ..HOWEVER
SNOWFALL REPORTS WILL BE APPRECIATED.

$$



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