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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

WATCH COUNTY NOTIFICATION FOR WATCH 422
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
356 PM MDT FRI JUL 29 2016

COC001-005-013-014-031-035-039-059-069-073-087-121-123-300400-
/O.CON.KBOU.SV.A.0422.000000T0000Z-160730T0400Z/

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 422 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN COLORADO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 13 COUNTIES

IN EAST CENTRAL COLORADO

ELBERT                LINCOLN

IN NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO

LARIMER

IN NORTHEAST COLORADO

ADAMS                 ARAPAHOE              BOULDER
BROOMFIELD            DENVER                DOUGLAS
JEFFERSON             MORGAN                WASHINGTON
WELD

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...AKRON...BENNETT...BOULDER...
BROOMFIELD...BYERS...CASTLE ROCK...DENVER...FORT COLLINS...
FORT MORGAN...GOLDEN...GREELEY...KIOWA AND LIMON.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1055 AM MDT FRI JUL 29 2016

COZ030>051-300500-
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-
1055 AM MDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATER THIS
AFTERNOON OVER HIGHER TERRAIN AND THESE MAY MOVE ACROSS THE
PLAINS INTO THIS EVENING. SOME OF THE STORMS ON THE PLAINS WILL
LIKELY BE SEVERE. THE PRIMARY THREAT AGAIN TODAY IS VERY LARGE
HAIL...WITH UP TO BASEBALL SIZE HAIL POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGEST
STORMS. DAMAGING WIND GUSTS UP TO 80 MPH AND AN ISOLATED TORNADO
OR TWO ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

THE AIRMASS REMAINS QUITE UNSTABLE WITH SUFFICIENT WIND SHEAR FOR
STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. THE THREAT WILL BE GREATEST IN THE
LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SATURDAY WILL BE A DRIER DAY WITH JUST A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LATE
DAY THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS. A RETURN TO A MOIST
SOUTHERLY FLOW TOGETHER WITH THE PASSAGE OF A SLOW MOVING UPPER
LEVEL TROUGH WILL INCREASE THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY. SLOW MOVING LATE
DAY STORMS COULD PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. STORM CHANCES
SHOULD THEN DIMINISH TUESDAY AND BEYOND WITH ONLY A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING STORMS MAINLY OVER THE HIGH COUNTRY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED AFTER 3 PM.

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SZOKE/BAKER



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