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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
601 AM MST SUN DEC 11 2016

COZ030>051-121315-
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-
601 AM MST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING CONTINUES IN THE MOUNTAINS THIS MORNING...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTER STORM THAT PRODUCED HEAVY SNOW IN PARTS OF NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO OVERNIGHT WILL BE MOVING OUT OF THE STATE BY THIS
AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...STRONG WESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL CONTINUE
TODAY...COMBINING WITH MOISTURE LINGERING OVER THE MOUNTAINS TO
PRODUCE SCATTERED MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND
INTO TONIGHT. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL PICK UP A FEW MORE INCHES OF
SNOW THIS MORNING AND THEN SEE LIGHTER ACCUMULATIONS FROM
SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH TONIGHT. ALONG WITH THE MODERATE TO HEAVY
SNOW...GUSTY WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OVER
AREAS ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET. TRAVEL IN THE COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY
MAY BE VERY DIFFICULT THIS MORNING WITH ROAD CLOSURES OR TRAVEL
RESTRICTIONS POSSIBLE.

AREAS OF SNOW AND RAIN WILL MOVE ACROSS NORTHEAST COLORADO THIS
MORNING WITH ONLY LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED. DRIER
CONDITIONS WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE PLAINS BY THE AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

ONLY SOME LIGHT SNOW WILL OCCUR IN THE MOUNTAINS ON MONDAY BUT
GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE WITH AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE STATE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY AND WILL BRING COLDER TEMPERATURES BACK TO THE REGION
FOR THE MIDDLE HALF OF THE WEEK. THERE WILL ALSO BE A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW ACROSS THE PLAINS LATE TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.
MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL GET ANOTHER ROUND OF ACCUMULATING SNOW
TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY WITH GUSTY WINDS CONTINUING.

PERSONS PLANNING TRAVEL INTO THE COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY SHOULD
REMAIN ALERT TO THE LATEST FORECASTS THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORTS OF SNOWFALL OR STRONG WINDS WILL BE APPRECIATED.

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