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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
712 AM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

COZ035-036-038>043-045-301600-
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-
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-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...
RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...
GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK...FORT COLLINS...
HEREFORD...LOVELAND...NUNN...ARVADA...BOULDER...GOLDEN...
LAKEWOOD...LONGMONT...AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR...
BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...STONEHAM...EATON...
FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN...BENNETT...BYERS...DEER TRAIL...
LEADER
712 AM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

.NOW...
RAIN SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHERN FRONT FRONT RANGE
FOOTHILLS AND URBAN CORRIDOR THROUGH 10 AM MAINLY TO THE NORTH OF
DENVER. RAINFALL RATES WILL GENERALLY BE LESS THAN ONE QUARTER
INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE...WITH RATES UP TO ONE HALF INCH
PER HOUR ACROSS EASTERN ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES.

$$



Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER CO
635 AM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

...FLASH FLOODING STILL POSSIBLE FOR THE FRONT RANGE AND EASTERN
PLAINS TODAY...

.A VERY MOIST AIRMASS WITH LIGHT WINDS ALOFT WILL REMAIN OVER THE
AREA TODAY. WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES THUNDERSTORMS WILL NOT BE AS
INTENSE...AND MUCH OF THE PRECIPITATION WILL FALL AS LIGHT TO
MODERATE RAIN SHOWERS. HOWEVER SOME AREAS OF HEAVY RAIN ARE STILL
EXPECTED AND IT WILL NOT TAKE AS MUCH RAIN TO CAUSE FLOODING
TODAY. THE GREATEST THREAT IS EXPECTED TO BE IN AND NEAR THE
MOUNTAINS WHERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE MOST LIKELY.

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
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-
WASHINGTON COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...
NEDERLAND...RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...
EVERGREEN...GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK...FAIRPLAY...
HARTSEL...LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...
LOVELAND...NUNN...ARVADA...BOULDER...GOLDEN...LAKEWOOD...
LONGMONT...AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR...
BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...STONEHAM...EATON...
FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...
WIGGINS...BENNETT...BYERS...DEER TRAIL...LEADER...AGATE...HUGO...
LIMON...MATHESON...FORDER...KARVAL...KUTCH...PUNKIN CENTER...
AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS
635 AM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL COLORADO...EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...NORTH
  CENTRAL COLORADO AND NORTHEAST COLORADO. THE WATCH INCLUDES
  AREAS FROM THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS AND MOSQUITO RANGE EASTWARD
  TO WELD...MORGAN...WASHINGTON AND LINCOLN COUNTIES.

* UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THIS
  MORNING...LIKELY DECREASING THIS AFTERNOON. GENERAL RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE UNDER HALF AN INCH...BUT LOCALIZED
  HEAVIER RAINFALLS OF AN INCH OR TWO OVER A COUPLE OF HOURS ARE
  STILL POSSIBLE.

* FLASH FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS...CREEKS AND STREAMS MAY OCCUR
  IN A FEW LOCATIONS AGAIN TODAY. ROCK AND MUD SLIDES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE IN THE FOOTHILLS. IF YOU LIVE IN FLOOD PRONE AREAS OR
  WILL BE TRAVELING...STAY ALERT TO THE LATEST WARNINGS AND BE
  PREPARED FOR RAPIDLY RISING WATER LEVELS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
BE PREPARED TO EVACUATE LOW LYING AREAS AND MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND
SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP OR A WARNING BE ISSUED. BE AWARE OF THE
FLOODING DANGER TODAY...STAY OUT OF FLOODED AREAS AND DO NOT
DRIVE ON FLOODED ROADS.

&&

$$

GIMMESTAD



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
438 AM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

COZ030>051-311045-
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-
438 AM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PERIODS OF SHOWERS ALONG WITH A FEW AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS WILL
OCCUR TODAY.  ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS ON AVERAGE WILL RANGE
FROM ONE HALF INCH TO ONE INCH THUS THE THREAT OF FLASH FLOODING
WILL BE LOWER TODAY. THE SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE THIS
EVENING WITH MOST ACTIVITY ENDING BY MIDNIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL
BE MUCH COOLER TODAY AS WELL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER COLORADO WITH TEMPERATURES
GRADUALLY WARMING THROUGH THE PERIOD. MONSOONAL MOISTURE WILL
CONTINUE MOVING INTO THE STATE WHICH WILL PRODUCE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...PRIMARILY OVER THE MOUNTAINS
AND FOOTHILLS. SHOWERS MAY ALSO MOVE OUT ONTO THE PLAINS AT TIMES.
SHOWERS WILL TEND TO BE SLOW MOVING AND CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WHICH WILL MAINTAIN THE THREAT OF FLOODING
OR FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT BUT
RAINFALL REPORTS WILL BE APPRECIATED.

$$



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