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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1050 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ030>051-271700-
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-
1050 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS UNTIL NOON MONDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A PACIFIC SYSTEM MOVING ACROSS THE SOUTHERN ROCKIES WILL CONTINUE
TO BRING RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW TO THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT.
THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY OVER THE
HIGHER TERRAIN THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON
AND CONTINUE TONIGHT IN THE MOUNTAINS. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL FALL
TONIGHT ALLOWING FOR SNOW ACCUMULATION IN THE FOOTHILLS AND
POSSIBLY ALONG THE PALMER DIVIDE. HEAVY SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL
DIFFICULT IN THE HIGH COUNTY AS ROADS BECOME SNOWPACKED. THE WET
HEAVY SNOW WILL ALSO WEIGH DOWN TREES AND POSSIBLY BREAK BRANCHES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION FROM THIS LATEST STORM SYSTEM WILL RANGE
FROM 8 TO 16 INCHES ALONG THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS BY NOON
MONDAY. FOOTHILL AREAS COULD SEE ANYWHERE FROM 3 TO 8
INCHES...WITH UP TO AN INCH OR TWO OF SLUSHY SNOW ON THE PALMER
DIVIDE. TRAVEL MAY BE HAZARDOUS WITH SLUSH AND SNOW ON ROADS IN
THE HIGHER FOOTHILLS AND MOUNTAINS DURING PERIODS OF HEAVIER
SNOWFALL. THE HIGHER ELEVATION SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE IN
INTENSITY ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS DURING THE DAY
MONDAY. MEANWHILE...LINGERING LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS ON THE PLAINS
SHOULD COME TO AN END BY MONDAY EVENING.

DRY AND WARMER CONDITIONS RETURN TO THE OUTLOOK AREA TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND LATE DAY THUNDERSTORMS
WILL COME THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...ANY REPORTS OF SNOWFALL...SNOW LEVELS...OR SIGNIFICANT
RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 1 INCH WILL BE APPRECIATED.

$$

KRIEDERMAN/BARJENBRUCH




Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1007 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ038>043-045-261815-
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...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
1007 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
RAIN WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE FRONT RANGE I-25 URBAN CORRIDOR
THROUGH THE NOON HOUR...BUT WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH IN INTENSITY
OVER THE SOUTHEAST PART OF THE DENVER METRO AREA INTO EASTERN
ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES. RAINFALL RATES WILL AVERAGE AROUND A
TENTH OF AN INCH PER HOUR...ALTHOUGH UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH
PER HOUR CAN BE EXPECTED FROM THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS MOVING INTO THE
FAR NORTHWEST SUBURBS OF DENVER AND BOULDER.

$$



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