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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
502 PM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

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Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
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-
502 PM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

A quick moving storm system will bring snow to the mountains, and
strong winds to all of southern Colorado through tonight.

Areas along the Continental Divide, especially the Central Mountains
and Eastern San Juan Range, will see 8 to 12 inches of snowfall,
with locally heavier amounts possible over higher west facing
slopes. The La Garita Range, and locations in the Upper Arkansas
Headwaters, including the Leadville area, will likely see 4 to 8
inches of snowfall. Expect snow levels to generally remain above
9000 feet. More isolated snowfall is expected over the Eastern
Mountains, where an inch or two of snowfall is possible on area
peaks. Strong winds will accompany the snow, producing hazardous
travel conditions over mountain passes due to blowing and drifting
snow.

A cold front will drop south across the Plains this evening,
turning flow northerly, with continued strong wind gusts of 40 to
50 mph through late tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A disturbance from the Pacific northwest could bring a few snow
showers to the region Monday night and Tuesday, primarily impacting
the central mountains and possibly the Pikes Peak Region.  At this
time, it looks like the system will move through fast enough that
any accumulations will be light.  The central mountains could see
maybe 2 to 4 inches with spotty local amounts less than an inch
possible elsewhere.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will be
possible through tonight across the mountains of Southern
Colorado.

$$

10/50

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1046 AM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

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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-
1046 AM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

...STRONG WINTER STORM TO IMPACT THE COLORADO MOUNTAINS TODAY...

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A strong pacific system will spread snow across the high country,
heavy at times, and bring winds up to 50 mph to create blowing
snow and poor travel conditions, especially in the afternoon and
evening. Snowfall amounts of 1 to 2 feet are expected over the
mountains near and north of Rabbit Ears Pass, with 6 to 18 inches
over Rocky Mountain National Park and 6 to 12 inches over the
mountains near the I-70 corridor. The foothills and high valleys
will likely only recieve 1 to 4 inches. The snow will diminish
quickly after midnight, but light flurries will likely last until
sunrise.

Across the plains, strong west to southwesterly winds will
continue through the afternoon gusting to 25 mph, then switching
to northwesterly behind a strong cold front early this evening
with gusts near 40 mph possible. Light rain showers will spread
across ahead of the front, mixing with snow after 8 PM, clearing
out just after midnight. Accumulations of less than half an inch
is expected, and will likely only stick to grassy surfaces.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Dry and warmer conditions will return over the weekend with
decreasing winds by Saturday afternoon. Gusty winds will increase
over the mountains Sunday night with speeds up to 50 mph
possible. There will be another chance for snow in the mountains
on Monday night and then cooler all areas on Tuesday as a weak
upper level disturbance passes through. Warmer and drier
conditions are expected to return Wednesday and Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight, however
snowfall and wind gust measurements will be appreciated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service North Platte NE
1018 AM CST Fri Nov 17 2017

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Sheridan-Eastern Cherry-Keya Paha-Boyd-Brown-Rock-Holt-Garden-
Grant-Hooker-Thomas-Blaine-Loup-Garfield-Wheeler-Arthur-McPherson-
Logan-Custer-Deuel-Keith-Perkins-Lincoln-Chase-Hayes-Frontier-
Western Cherry-
1018 AM CST Fri Nov 17 2017 /918 AM MST Fri Nov 17 2017/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western and
north central Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A cold front will move in from the north this evening, bringing
rain and gusty north winds of 20 to 30 mph with higher gusts. Rain
will changeover to snow with some minor snow accumulations north
and west of a line from Valentine to Imperial. Elsewhere, snow
is not expected to accumulate at this time but the transition to
cold, windy, and wet conditions will be quite a change from the
relatively mild conditions expected today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

Get your weather, hydrological, and climate information at
http://www.weather.gov/northplatte

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Goodland KS
402 AM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

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Yuma County-Kit Carson County-Cheyenne County-Cheyenne-Rawlins-
Decatur-Norton-Sherman-Thomas-Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-
Greeley-Wichita-Dundy-Hitchcock-Red Willow-
402 AM MST Fri Nov 17 2017 /502 AM CST Fri Nov 17 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for extreme southwest Nebraska...
northwest Kansas and east central Colorado.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

Through mid morning, areas of fog will reduce the visibility to less
than a mile for locations along and east of Highway 83.

A strong cold front will move through the region tonight. North winds
will increase into the 20 to 35 mph range with gusts up to 50 mph
possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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