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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
315 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ017>023-200915-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...OURAY...
TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS...GATEWAY...
NUCLA...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...
IGNACIO...PAGOSA SPRINGS AND VICINITY
315 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS COULD RISE QUICKLY THIS WEEKEND...

SCATTERED TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO THIS MORNING THROUGH THE EARLY
EVENING HOURS. SNOW LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM ABOUT 8500
FEET THIS MORNING TO NEAR 10000 FEET BY NOON. RAIN IS EXPECTED TO
MELT SOME OF THE WINTER SNOWPACK...THEREFORE SMALL STREAMS AND
CREEKS COULD RISE QUICKLY. USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING THROUGH THE
BACKCOUNTRY OR TRAVELING NEAR LOW-LYING AREAS ALONG SMALL
DRAINAGES. PLEASE RELAY REPORTS OF RISING WATER TO YOUR LOCAL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN GRAND JUNCTION.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
920 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-210330-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
920 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHERN
COLORADO THROUGH MIDNIGHT.  THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE LIGHTNING.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FALL OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OVERNIGHT
WITH A FEW INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE. AREAS OVER THE SOUTHERN SANGRE
DE CRISTO RANGE WILL LIKELY SEE THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL...GENERALLY
ABOVE 11000 FEET.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY OVER MUCH OF SOUTHEAST
AND SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO. THE MAIN THREAT FROM ANY STORMS WILL
BE LIGHTNING. THESE STORMS COULD ALSO PRODUCE ACCUMULATING SNOW
ABOVE 10000 FEET.

ON WEDNESDAY...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES COULD RESULT
IN METEOROLOGICAL CONDITIONS CONDUCIVE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE TONIGHT ABOVE 11000 FEET.

$$

88/88

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
743 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

WYZ103>106-115>117-202045-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
SHIRLEY BASIN-CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
LARAMIE VALLEY-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
743 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL WYOMING...
SOUTH CENTRAL WYOMING AND SOUTHEAST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A FEW ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SOUTHERN SECTIONS
OF PLATTE...GOSHEN AND NORTHERN LARAMIE COUNTY THROUGH SUNSET. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BECOME SEVERE...BUT COULD PRODUCE
WIND GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER WYOMING WEDNESDAY. THIS
SYSTEM COULD PRODUCE WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 50 MPH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

&&

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGIC...AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON THE WEB AT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/CHEYENNE

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
427 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-202230-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
427 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER
UTAH/S CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS VALLEY
LOCATIONS...WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE FAR NORTHWEST PORTION OF
UTAH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
ACROSS SOUTHERN AND EASTERN UTAH SUNDAY.

SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE TUESDAY AHEAD OF A
VIGOROUS STORM SYSTEM. THESE WINDS COULD BECOME QUITE STRONG AND
GUSTY TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...PARTICULARLY OVER SOUTHERN
UTAH. THE WINDS WILL ALSO RESULT IN VERY WARM TEMPERATURES ACROSS
THE ENTIRE AREA. A SHARP COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO CROSS THE
REGION TUESDAY NIGHT BRINGING IN MUCH COLDER AIR AND THE THREAT OF
SHOWERS...PRIMARILY OVER NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH. ACCUMULATING
SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND
BENCHES...WITH SNOW POSSIBLE TO THE VALLEY FLOORS WELL. STRONG
WINDS WILL CONTINUE...BECOMING GUSTY OUT OF THE NORTHWEST BEHIND
THE BOUNDARY.

THERE IS A POTENTIAL OF A HARD FREEZE AT THE END OF THE WORK
WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1059 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ030>051-201700-
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-
1059 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS
AFTERNOON...MOST NUMEROUS IN AND NEAR THE FRONT RANGE
MOUNTAINS...FOOTHILLS...AND PALMER DIVIDE. FARTHER EAST OVER THE
NORTHEAST PLAINS...THE AIRMASS IS MORE STABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND STORMS POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS FORMING LATE THIS AFTERNOON MAY PRODUCE
BRIEF HEAVY RAIN OVER THE SOUTHERN FOOTHILLS AND PALMER
DIVIDE...BUT MOST TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE UNDER A HALF
INCH. OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET...LOOK FOR
SNOW SHOWERS...SOME OF WHICH WILL BE HEAVY. ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO
4 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EVENING FROM THE MOSQUITO
RANGE TOWARD THE EISENHOWER TUNNEL AND MOUNT EVANS AREA.

A WEAK UPPER LEVEL TROUGH AND COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE EARLIER THIS
MORNING WILL BRING THE UNSETTLED WEATHER. SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO
DECREASE IN COVERAGE LATER THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON
SUNDAY...MORE NUMEROUS OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND PALMER DIVIDE REGION.
MONDAY WILL BE DRIER AND A BIT COOLER MONDAY EXCEPT FOR A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MOUNTAINS.

FOR THE REST OF NEXT WEEK...MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS SHOULD PREVAIL
EXCEPT FOR A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND OVER FAR EASTERN COLORADO. TEMPERATURES WILL BE ABOVE
SEASONAL NORMALS FOR MUCH OF THE WEEK WITH GUSTY WINDS AT TIMES
FROM TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. LOW AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES...
ESPECIALLY ON WEDNESDAY...WILL COMBINE WITH THE WINDS...LEADING
TO ELEVATED FIRE DANGER CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

BARJENBRUCH/ET

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
632 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-201245-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
632 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN
UTAH.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS...MORE NUMEROUS IN THE HIGH COUNTRY...WILL OCCUR
TODAY. A FEW THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION TODAY
AND EARLY EVENING. SNOW WILL BE LIMITED TO ABOVE 9000 FEET WITH
ANY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS LIMITED TO THE MOUNTAIN PASSES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
ON SUNDAY.

TUESDAY...STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL FORM WITH AREAS OF BLOWING
DUST. SOME LOWER ELEVATED MOUNTAIN AREAS MAY BE APPROACHING
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FROM LOW HUMIDITY AND WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
513 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

NMZ501>540-201200-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
513 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MOVES INTO WESTERN NEW MEXICO
TODAY...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP OVER
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO. A FEW OF THE STORMS MAY GENERATE
GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE OVER CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ANOTHER ROUND OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...PRIMARILY FROM THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS EAST OUT
ONTO THE NORTHEAST AND EAST-CENTRAL PLAINS.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

33

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
500 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-201100-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
500 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE MAINLY NEAR AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
80.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SUNDAY...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE SOUTH OF A MARBLETON TO
KAYCEE LINE.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...INCREASING RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE WEST.  VERY WARM AND WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND
SOUTH WITH INCREASING CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...MAY RESULT IN RAPID SNOWMELT AND SIGNIFICANT
RISES IN CREEKS AND STREAMS. THE WARM AND WINDY CONDITIONS IN THE
CENTRAL AND SOUTH WILL ALSO RESULT IN AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER.

WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
POSSIBLE IN THE NORTHERN AND WESTERN MOUNTAINS.  LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE CENTRAL BASINS WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
207 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

NMZ507-508-510>522-524>527-201000-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
SANTA FE METRO AREA-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CAPULIN...CARRIZOZO...CHAMA...ESPANOLA...
GRAN QUIVIRA...GRANTS...LOS ALAMOS...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PECOS...
CERRO/QUESTA...QUEMADO...RED RIVER...RUIDOSO...
SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SANTA FE...SOCORRO...TAOS
207 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.NOW...
DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL DRIFT TO THE
SOUTH ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEW MEXICO.  THROUGH 400 PM MDT...
SOME LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED FROM RED RIVER AND ANGEL
FIRE SOUTH THOUGH SANTA FE. ADDITIONAL SPOTTY SHOWERS WILL CROSS
AREAS OVER AND WEST OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY INCLUDING
LAGUNA...LOS LUNAS...SOCORRO AND BOSQUE DEL APACHE.

$$

05

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
138 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

COZ036-037-200945-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...GEORGETOWN...
IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK...FAIRPLAY...HARTSEL...LAKE GEORGE...
SOUTH PARK
138 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.NOW...
THE FEW REMAINING LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE SOUTHERN
FOOTHILLS AND PARK COUNTY SHOULD DISSIPATE BY AROUND 3 AM. NO
SNOW ACCUMULATION IS ANTICIPATED.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
138 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

COZ033-034-200945-
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-
INCLUDING...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
138 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.NOW...
A FEW LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER OVER HIGHER ELEVATIONS ALONG
THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THROUGH AT LEAST 4 AM. HOWEVER NO
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS ANTICIPATED.

$$
BAKER

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
138 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

COZ040-041-045-200945-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING...AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR...
BENNETT...BYERS...DEER TRAIL...LEADER
138 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.NOW...
AN AREA OF LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS OVER NORTHERN DOUGLAS...WESTERN
ARAPAHOE AND SOUTHEAST DENVER COUNTIES WILL CONTINUE TO SHRINK IN
SIZE AS THEY DRIFT NORTHEASTWARD. MOST IF NOT ALL OF THESE
SHOWERS SHOULD DISSIPATE BY 3 AM. RAINFALL RATES SHOULD REMAIN
WELL UNDER A TENTH OF AN INCH.

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