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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1242 PM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Colorado...

  Arkansas River At La Junta affecting Otero County.

..Increased water releases from the Pueblo Reservoir and heavy rain
across eastern Colorado will keep river levels running high.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...

Stay away from the banks of rivers and streams. During a flood...
saturated banks can easily break off and fall into potentially
deadly...fast flowing flood water.

Stay tuned to your National Weather Service in Pueblo for the latest
information. For the latest hydrologic forecasts and warnings...visit
the National Weather Service in Pueblo at weather.gov/pueblo. You can
link directly to the hydrology page by clicking on Rivers and Lakes
under the Hydrology section of the left hand menu bar.

&&

COC089-070642-
/O.EXT.KPUB.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-150710T1240Z/
/LXHC2.1.DR.150702T0451Z.150709T0000Z.150710T0040Z.UU/
1242 PM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At La Junta.
* until Friday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12:15 PM Monday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.9 feet by
  early Wednesday evening. The river will fall below flood stage
  early Thursday evening.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Minor agricultural flooding occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 3804 10356 3808 10341 3812 10321 3805 10321
      3802 10337 3798 10361

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
317 PM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

COZ058>089-093>099-072130-
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-
317 PM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE THE PRIMARY CONCERNS WITH
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS...PARTICULARLY FOR
LOCATIONS IN THE SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT PLAINS. BURN
SCARS WILL BE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO HEAVY RAINFALL WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING...PARTICULARLY ACROSS THE EAST PEAK
AND ROYAL GORGE BURN SCARS.

AN ISOLATED STRONG STORM WILL STILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE
EVENING HOURS ACROSS THE WESTERN MOUNTAINS AND INTERIOR VALLEYS.
SMALL HAIL...AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE THE PRIMARY STORM
THREATS FOR THESE AREAS. DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL
BE A THREAT WITH ALL THUNDERSTORMS TODAY.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MAY CONTINUE THROUGH
THE OVERNIGHT HOURS IN AND NEAR THE SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS ON
TUESDAY. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE
EASTERN MOUNTAINS. THIS MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING ON AREA STREAMS
AND LOW LYING AREAS.

WIDESPREAD SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS FORECAST ON
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS THE AREA. ABUNDANT MOISTURE
WILL LEAD TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING WILL ONCE AGAIN
BY POSSIBLE. MODEST INSTABILITY AND SHEAR WILL LEAD TO A FEW
STRONG STORMS OVER THE FAR EASTERN PLAINS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. LIGHTNING...GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS TO 50 MPH AND HAIL TO THE
SIZE OF DIMES ARE POSSIBLE.

SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST AGAIN ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON
EVENING ACROSS THE REGION. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LEAD TO A
CONTINUED FLOOD THREAT. SMALL HAIL...GUSTY WINDS AND LIGHTNING
WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE EASTERN PLAINS.

DRIER CONDITIONS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA FRIDAY AND THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN CONFINED TO THE
MOUNTAINS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE WEEKEND. LESS MOISTURE WILL LIKELY
LIMIT ANY FLOOD THREAT THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND HIGH
VALLEYS.

$$

31/10

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
332 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ076-077-084>087-071200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-CLAY-FILLMORE-
FRANKLIN-WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
332 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK
AREA ALONG AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM GENEVA NEBRASKA TO
PHILLIPSBURG KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THE CHANCE FOR A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER INTO THE LATE
AFTERNOON HOURS. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THERE ARE SEVERAL CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS MOST OF THE
OUTLOOK AREA...PRIMARILY FROM WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
NIGHT...AND THEN AGAIN SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
312 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-072015-
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-
PAWNEE-STAFFORD-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-
PRATT-MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-BARBER-
312 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

DISCUSSION...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
MUCH OF THE FORECAST AREA THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MIDNIGHT,
ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS. A FEW STORMS MAY BECOME
SEVERE ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED HAIL RISK.
  ELEVATED THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE RISK.
  ELEVATED FLOODING RISK.
  SIGNIFICANT LIGHTNING RISK.
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE HEAT RISK.
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

DISCUSSION...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY. IT IS TOO EARLY TO TELL IF ANY OF THESE
STORMS WILL BECOME SEVERE.

HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  TUESDAY...
  LIMITED LIGHTNING RISK.

  WEDNESDAY...
  LIMITED FLOODING RISK.
  ELEVATED LIGHTNING RISK.

  THURSDAY...
  LIMITED FLOODING RISK.
  ELEVATED LIGHTNING RISK.
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE HEAT RISK.

  FRIDAY...
  LIMITED LIGHTNING RISK.
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE HEAT RISK.

  SATURDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE HEAT RISK.

  SUNDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE HEAT RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS
EVENING ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/EHWO

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
1017 AM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-071630-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
1017 AM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...
EXTREME SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND NORTHWEST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS...ALONG WITH PATCHY FOG...WILL
PERSIST THROUGH THE DAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED FROM TUESDAY
NIGHT INTO FRIDAY NIGHT. IT WILL BE POSSIBLE THAT A FEW STORMS
COULD BECOME SEVERE WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL BEING THE MAIN
THREAT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1008 AM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

COZ030>051-071615-
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-
1008 AM MDT MON JUL 6 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

IT WILL BE COOLER AND CLOUDY TODAY FOR MUCH OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.
RAIN SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY...ESPECIALLY CLOSER TO
THE FOOTHILLS AND PALMER DIVIDE. LATE DAY STORMS ARE POSSIBLE IN
THE FAR NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE STATE AND IN PARK COUNTY SOUTHWEST
OF DENVER COULD PRODUCE HAIL AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS. A FEW HIGH
COUNTRY STORMS COULD ALSO PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL THIS AFTERNOON
AND EARLY IN THE EVENING. HOWEVER... OVERALL THE RISK OF SEVERE
WEATHER IS LOW TODAY DUE IN PART TO MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES AND
REDUCED SUNSHINE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LIKELY OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN ON
TUESDAY...WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SOME THUNDERSTORMS
OVER THE NORTHEAST PLAINS. A FEW OF THE STORMS IN THE HIGH COUNTRY
MAY PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE EACH DAY FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK
BUT WILL BE MORE ISOLATED BY FRIDAY.

TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FORM THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S THROUGH
WEDNESDAY...THEN CLIMB BACK INTO THE UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S BY
THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
414 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
070315-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PHILLIPSBURG...SMITH CENTER...
KENSINGTON...MANKATO...JEWELL...BURR OAK...PLAINVILLE...
STOCKTON...OSBORNE...DOWNS...BELOIT...ORD...SPALDING...SCOTIA...
WOLBACH...FULLERTON...GENOA...LOUP CITY...LITCHFIELD...ST. PAUL...
CENTRAL CITY...STROMSBURG...OSCEOLA...SHELBY...POLK...LEXINGTON...
COZAD...GOTHENBURG...KEARNEY...GRAND ISLAND...AURORA...YORK...
ELWOOD...HOLDREGE...MINDEN...HASTINGS...SUTTON...HARVARD...
CLAY CENTER...EDGAR...FAIRFIELD...GENEVA...EXETER...FAIRMONT...
CAMBRIDGE...ARAPAHOE...OXFORD...BEAVER CITY...ALMA...ORLEANS...
FRANKLIN...CAMPBELL...HILDRETH...RED CLOUD...BLUE HILL...BLADEN...
SUPERIOR...NELSON...HEBRON...DESHLER
414 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

.NOW...

AN AREA OF SMOKE BEHIND A COLD FRONT IS MOVING SOUTH ACROSS THE
AREA. THIS SMOKE ORIGINATED FROM FIRES IN CANADA. EXPECT
VISIBILITY OF GENERALLY 3 TO 6 MILES FOR A FEW MILES AS THE SMOKE
MOVES SOUTH...WITH SOME LOCATIONS BRIEFLY DROPPING BELOW 3 MILES
VISIBILITY. THE SMOKE WILL CLEAR FROM NORTH TO SOUTH AND SHOULD
CLEAR OUT BEFORE 10 PM FOR MOST LOCATIONS.

$$

HEINLEIN/AEGERTER

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