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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
854 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ009-012-018-019-271300-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0025.000000T0000Z-150427T1500Z/
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
854 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT MONDAY
ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...TAYLOR PARK...
  TELLURIDE...SILVERTON...RICO.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TODAY THEN
  GRADUALLY DECREASE TONIGHT. SNOWFALL WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES. LESSER ACCUMULATIONS BELOW
  9000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AND
  NORTH LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL BE SLUSHY
  OR SNOW COVERED AT TIMES...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
836 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ072>075-079-080-082-271130-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0024.000000T0000Z-150427T1800Z/
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-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS...RYE...GREENHORN MTN...
PIKES PEAK
836 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO AND WET MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT
  THE REGION THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. THIS STORM WILL BRING HEAVY
  WET SNOW TO THE REGION INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES OF SNOW. THE HEAVIEST SNOW
  WILL OCCUR ON THE EAST FACING SLOPES ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW...POOR
  VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS. SOME TREE DAMAGE
  AND POWER OUTAGES WILL BE POSSIBLE DUE TO THE INTENSE SNOWFALL
  RATES...ESPECIALLY ON NEWLY LEAFED OUT TREES ACROSS THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
748 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATION EXPECTED OVER THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS AS WELL AS FOR RATON RIDGE AND JOHNSON MESA TONIGHT
INTO MONDAY...

.A STRONG AND UNSEASONABLY COLD UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL BRING HEAVY
SNOW TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO TONIGHT AND
MONDAY. AS THE SYSTEM MOVES INTO EAST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO THIS
EVENING...COLD ENOUGH AIR WILL MOVE IN FROM EASTERN COLORADO AND
INTO NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO LATER TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING TO
ALLOW SNOW MAINLY ABOVE 7000 FEET.

NMZ513>515-527-271100-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150428T0000Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
748 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT MONDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES AND LOCALLY UP TO 15 INCHES.
  THE GREATER AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE
  SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...RAIN...AND A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO
  SNOW LATER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...DROPPING TO BETWEEN 6500 AND 7000 FEET BY MONDAY
  MORNING WITH ACCUMULATING SNOW LEVELS FALLING TO NEAR OR JUST
  BELOW 7500 FEET.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...ROADS ABOVE 7500 FEET INCLUDING RATON AND
  BOBCAT PASSES WILL LIKELY BECOME SNOW PACKED AND ICY. THE
  VISIBILITY WILL FALL BELOW A HALF MILE DURING PERIODS OF HEAVY
  SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
748 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATION EXPECTED OVER THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS AS WELL AS FOR RATON RIDGE AND JOHNSON MESA TONIGHT
INTO MONDAY...

.A STRONG AND UNSEASONABLY COLD UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL BRING HEAVY
SNOW TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO TONIGHT AND
MONDAY. AS THE SYSTEM MOVES INTO EAST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO THIS
EVENING...COLD ENOUGH AIR WILL MOVE IN FROM EASTERN COLORADO AND
INTO NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO LATER TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING TO
ALLOW SNOW MAINLY ABOVE 7000 FEET.

NMZ512-271100-
/O.EXA.KABQ.WS.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150428T0000Z/
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
748 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES.

* TIMING...A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY THIS EVENING WILL CHANGE
  TO SNOW TONIGHT.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...IT WILL BECOME COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  ELEVATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...ROADS WILL LIKELY BECOME SNOW PACKED AND ICY. THE
  VISIBILITY WILL FALL BELOW A HALF MILE DURING PERIODS OF HEAVY
  SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
836 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ087-088-271130-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0047.000000T0000Z-150427T1800Z/
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG...TRINIDAD
836 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...HUERFANO AND WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500
  FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF SNOW THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL BE DEPENDENT
  ON ELEVATIONS. AREAS GENERALLY BELOW 6000 FEET WILL LIKELY NOT
  SEE ANY SNOW WITH THIS STORM. THE HEAVIER ACCUMULATIONS WILL
  OCCUR GENERALLY ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...HEAVIEST AMOUNTS AROUND 6 INCHES AT THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY
  SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
836 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ058>061-063-066-068-271130-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0047.000000T0000Z-150427T1200Z/
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-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...LEADVILLE...
INDEPENDENCE PASS...MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE...
NORTH PASS...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
836 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...LAKE COUNTY...ELEVATIONS ABOVE 9000 FEET IN CHAFFEE
  COUNTY...THE LA GARITA AND EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE
  10000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL AFFECT THE
  REGION THROUGH TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 9 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW...POOR
  VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
859 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-280200-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-
LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-
DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-PECOS-PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-
BIG BEND AREA-TERRELL-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
859 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015 /759 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO AND MUCH OF THE PERMIAN BASIN OF WEST TEXAS. GUSTY WINDS
MAY ACCOMPANY STRONGER STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$
THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
MIDLAND CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT /LOWER CASE/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MIDLAND

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
752 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

TXZ021>044-280100-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
752 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE THREAT FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS HAS DIMINISHED AREA
WIDE...HOWEVER PERIODS OF SLOW-MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY
RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE FAR SOUTHEAST PANHANDLE AND
NORTHERN ROLLING PLAINS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS
IN EFFECT FOR THESE AREAS UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

FLASH FLOODING WILL REMAIN A THREAT IN THE NORTHERN ROLLING PLAINS
AND FAR SOUTHEAST PANHANDLE ON MONDAY WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
POSSIBLE OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
721 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-271230-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
721 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS AND HEAVY RAIN WITH LOCALIZED FLOODING OR FLASH FLOODING ARE
POSSIBLE. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND
EASTERN OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AS WELL AS THE EASTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE.
SOME OF THE STORMS MAY BE STRONG WITH HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS...BUT
SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS
IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND THE
EASTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE THROUGH MONDAY. A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ARE POSSIBLE WITH SMALL HAIL AND WIND GUSTS NEAR 50 MPH...THOUGH
WIDESPREAD SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED. CONTINUED RAIN
MAY ALSO LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING OR FLASH FLOODING THROUGH MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
521 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ058>089-093>099-271300-
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-
521 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL EFFECT THE REGION TONIGHT. THIS STORM
IS GOING TO BRING HEAVY WET SNOW TO THE MOUNTAINS AND LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINS TO THE LOWER ELEVATIONS IMMEDIATELY ADJACENT TO THE
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS...AND RATON MESA. OTHER REGIONS OF THE PLAINS
WILL ALSO SEE SOME RAIN...BUT AMOUNTS WILL BE CONSIDERABLY LESS.

ONE TO TWO FEET OF SNOW...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS...WILL OCCUR
ACROSS THE EAST SLOPES OF THE WET MOUNTAINS AND SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS. ACCUMULATIONS WILL START TO OCCUR GENERALLY ABOVE 7000
FEET...WITH THE HEAVIER ACCUMULATIONS OCCURRING ABOVE 8000 FEET.
SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR COULD OCCUR AT TIMES.

THE PIKES PEAK REGION WILL ALSO SEE SNOW...WITH THE HEAVIEST
ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO 10 TO 20 INCHES...ON TOP OF PIKES PEAK.
HEAVIER ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF FAR WESTERN EL PASO
COUNTY AND TELLER COUNTY WILL OCCUR ON THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE
RAMPART RANGE AND PIKES PEAK...WHERE 3 TO 6 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.
WESTERN SECTIONS OF TELLER COUNTY WILL SEE LESSER AMOUNTS OF SNOW.

THE MOUNTAINS ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE WILL SEE 5 TO 10 INCHES
OF SNOW...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE SOUTHERN
SANGRE DE CRISTO AND WET MOUNTAIN RANGES WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO
6 INCHES OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED ABOVE 7000 FEET. PERIODS OF LIGHT
SNOW WILL ALSO CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE REST OF
THE HIGH ELEVATION WITH AN INCH OR TWO OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS
EXPECTED. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE ON MONDAY FOR THE
LOWER SLOPES OF THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS...AND SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50.
AN ADDITIONAL HALF AN INCH OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE MONDAY MORNING WITH
RUNOFF POSSIBLY PRODUCING LOCALIZED FLOODING IN LOW LYING AREAS.
EXPECT ACTIVITY TO DISSIPATE LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS MUCH OF
THE REGION...AND COMING TO AN END MONDAY NIGHT.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED
OVER THE MOUNTAIN AREAS TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY DURING THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING HOURS. LIGHTNING...OUTFLOW WIND GUSTS AND SMALL HAIL
ARE POSSIBLE. MORE WIDESPREAD SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS
EXPECTED OVER THE MOUNTAINS EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THURSDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY. STRONGER STEERING WINDS ALOFT WILL HELP PUSH
THIS ACTIVITY EAST INTO THE PLAINS. LIGHTNING...STRONG OUTFLOW
WIND GUSTS...AND SMALL HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
611 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-271215-
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-
EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-
NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-
CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-OTERO MESA-
WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-
NORTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS/HUECO MOUNTAINS-SALT BASIN-
SOUTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN EL PASO/WESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTIES-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY-
611 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NM AND TX.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING A MIX OF ACTIVE WEATHER TO
THE REGION TODAY. STRONG WEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP TODAY...
ESPECIALLY IN THE LOWLAND DESERTS. WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE DAY. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH THIS EVENING. THE WILL BE AREAS OF LOCALIZED BLOWING DUST
THAT MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES DOWN TO 1 TO 3 MILES. VISIBILITIES
MAY BE LOWER IN DUST THAT IS NEAR DISTURBED SOIL AREAS.

SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR AS A BAND OF
SHOWERS SPREADS FROM WEST TO EAST. THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE
SMALL HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH. THE COLDER AIR ASSOCIATED
WITH THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL LOWER SNOW LEVELS DOWN TO BETWEEN 7500
AND 8000 FEET IN THE MOUNTAIN ZONES TODAY AND TONIGHT. RAIN MIXED
WITH SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH A 1 TO 3 INCHES SNOW ACCUMULATION
POSSIBLE ABOVE 8000 FEET. SHOWERS WILL DIMINISH AND WEAKEN THIS
EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. LINGERING SHOWERS
OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS MONDAY AND TUESDAY WITH LIGHT AND SPOTTY
ACCUMULATIONS. TEMPERATURES WILL BE WELL BELOW NORMAL THROUGH
TUESDAY BUT ALL AREAS SHOULD STAY ABOVE FREEZING EXCEPT FOR HIGHER
ELEVATIONS ABOVE 8000 FEET. WARMER AND DRIER CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR
WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT RISK OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MOUNTAINS ON SATURDAY THAT COULD
PRODUCE DRY LIGHTNING AND STRONG WIND GUSTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

LUNDEEN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
530 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

NMZ501>540-271130-
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-
530 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN UNSEASONABLY COLD AND STRONG UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL MOVE THROUGH
NEW MEXICO TODAY AND TONIGHT. WIDESPREAD RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW WILL RESULT OVER THE WESTERN HALF OF THE STATE TODAY AND
OVER NORTHEAST AND EASTERN NEW MEXICO TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. SIGNIFICANT
RAINFALL AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE LIKELY FROM THIS
SYSTEM. A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF THE SANGRE
DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AS WELL AS FOR THE RATON AND JOHNSON MESA
AREAS INCLUDING RATON PASS TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN AND HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER
THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE STATE MONDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING
OFF TO SCATTERED SHOWERS MONDAY AFTERNOON.

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 GRAND JUNCTION CO
339 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-270945-
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-
339 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SIGNIFICANT LATE SEASON STORM WILL CONTINUE PRODUCING
WIDESPREAD RAIN AND SNOW ACROSS THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING. FROM 5 TO 10 INCHES OF WET SNOW IS EXPECTED ABOVE 9000
FEET IN THE SOUTHWEST COLORADO MOUNTAINS AND PORTIONS OF THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. TRAVEL OVER ALL THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES SHOULD
BE DIFFICULT WITH SLUSHY CONDITIONS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

RAIN AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY MORNING THEN DECREASE
THEREAFTER.

HIGH PRESSURE AND A WARMING TREND ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. THERE IS A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THURSDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

CJC


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
1017 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

TXZ021>024-027>030-033>037-039>043-270430-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-FLOYD-COCHRAN-
HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...FARWELL...DIMMITT...
HART...TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...
OLTON...PLAINVIEW...CEDAR HILL...MORTON...LEVELLAND...LUBBOCK...
RALLS...CROSBYTON...LORENZO...SPUR...DICKENS...DENVER CITY...
PLAINS...BROWNFIELD...TAHOKA...O`DONNELL...GRAHAM...POST...JAYTON
1017 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH THE LATE EVENING HOURS...AN AREA OF RAIN...PERHAPS A
RUMBLE OF THUNDER...WILL CONTINUE TO EXPAND ACROSS A GOOD PORTION
OF THE SOUTH PLAINS...SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE AND INTO THE
WESTERN ROLLING PLAINS. AS OF 1010 PM...A BAND OF RAIN STRETCHED
FROM NEAR DIMMITT AND MULESHOE SOUTH-SOUTHEAST THROUGH
LUBBOCK...RALLS...TAHOKA AND POST. THIS ACTIVITY WAS MOVING VERY
LITTLE BUT WAS EXPANDING TO THE NORTH AND EAST. RAINFALL RATES OF
A FEW HUNDREDTHS TO A TENTH OF AN INCH WILL BE COMMON. MOTORISTS
SHOULD BE ALERT FOR WET ROADWAYS AND SLOW DOWN ACCORDINGLY.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
904 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

NMZ527>538-270500-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-CURRY COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-QUAY COUNTY-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-UNION COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAPULIN...CLAYTON...CLOVIS...CONCHAS...
FORT SUMNER...LAS VEGAS...PORTALES...RATON...SPRINGER...ROSWELL...
ROY...SANTA ROSA...TUCUMCARI
904 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
BEFORE 11 PM MDT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO FAVOR
AREAS ALONG AND IN THE VICINITY OF A SOUTH AND WESTWARD MOVING
FRONTAL BOUNDARY STRETCHING OVER THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS TO THE EAST
CENTRAL PLAINS. NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 40
MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE BEHIND THE FRONT. SOME LOCATIONS WHICH WILL BE
AFFECTED BY SHOWERS AND STORMS INCLUDE ANTON CHICO TO THE LAS VEGAS
AREA...AND NEWKIRK TO ROSEBUD. STORMS WILL PRODUCE BRIEF HEAVY
DOWNPOURS AND POSSIBLY SMALL HAIL ALONG WITH A FEW CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING STRIKES.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
904 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

NMZ501>526-539-540-270500-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CARRIZOZO...CHAMA...CLINES CORNERS...CUBA...
DULCE...EL MORRO...ELK...ESPANOLA...FARMINGTON...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...
GRAN QUIVIRA...GRANTS...LOS ALAMOS...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PECOS...
CERRO/QUESTA...PICACHO...QUEMADO...RED RIVER...RUIDOSO...
SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SANTA FE...SOCORRO...TAOS
904 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
BEFORE 11 PM MDT...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS OF RAIN AND HIGH
ELEVATION SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER CENTRAL AND WESTERN NEW MEXICO.
SNOW ACCUMULATION LEVELS WILL HOVER NEAR OR ABOVE 9500 FEET...THOUGH
WET SNOW MAY BE OBSERVED AS LOW AS 8000 FEET. THUNDERSTORMS WILL
REMAIN ISOLATED IN COVERAGE AND SHORT LIVED...THOUGH WILL BE CAPABLE
OF BRIEF HEAVY RAIN AND SMALL HAIL. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS
THROUGH 11 PM WILL RANGE FROM A FEW HUNDREDTHS TO AS MUCH AS ONE
QUARTER INCH...ALTHOUGH THE AREA BETWEEN ACOMA...TOHAJIILEE AND BELEN
MAY SEE SOME HIGHER AMOUNTS.

$$

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