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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1057 AM MST Thu Jan 18 2018

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
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
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
1057 AM MST Thu Jan 18 2018

...Returning to Wintry Weather this Weekend...

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Gusty winds are expected through to increase tonight and Friday.
Gusts to 60 mph are expected over the higher mountain passes.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Dry and unseasonably warm weather conditions on Friday will
increase the grassland fire danger over the Palmer Divide and on
the valley floor in Park County. Could see wind gusts to around
20 mph and relative humidities as low as 18 percent in these areas
during the afternoon. Otherwise, near record high temperatures
will be possible along the Front Range.

This weekend, a winter storm system will move across the region
bringing snowfall to the high country by Saturday afternoon. Rain
and snow showers are expected to develop and spread across the
plains by early Saturday evening, and change to all snow on the plains
before midnight. Light to moderate snow accumulations and gusty
northerly winds will be possible in the mountains, along the Front
Range Urban Corridor, and across the northeast plains through
Sunday afternoon. The northeast plains may continue to see
snowfall and gusty winds through Sunday evening. Temperatures will
also turn much colder Saturday evening with the passage of a cold


Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.


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