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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
139 PM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STRONG WINDS RETURNING TO THE WIND PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST
WYOMING THIS AFTERNOON INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AND REACH
CRITICAL LEVELS IN THE WIND PRONE AREAS BY LATE THIS EVENING. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO SOUTHEAST WYOMING TONIGHT WITH WINDS
SHIFTING TO THE WEST NORTHWEST. THESE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN
STRONG BEHIND THE FRONT THROUGH LATE MORNING WEDNESDAY. THE
STRONGEST WINDS WILL LIKELY BE AT BORDEAUX WHERE GUSTS TO 65 MPH
WILL BE POSSIBLE.

WYZ110-116-117-281100-
/O.CON.KCYS.HW.W.0006.150128T0000Z-150128T1800Z/
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN...VEDAUWOO...
BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...WHITAKER
139 PM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 11 AM MST WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...5 PM THIS EVENING THROUGH 11AM WEDNESDAY. STRONGEST
  WINDS EXPECTED TO OCCUR FROM MIDNIGHT THROUGH SUNRISE.

* WINDS...WEST AT 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH LIKELY.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRANSPORTATION. TRAVEL ALONG INTERSTATE 25
  BETWEEN CHEYENNE AND WHEATLAND...AND ALONG INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN
  CHEYENNE AND LARAMIE AND IN THE ARLINGTON AREA WILL BE
  IMPACTED. STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL RESULT IN AN INCREASED
  BLOWOVER RISK FOR LIGHT WEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. FOR DETAILED ROAD
AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN WYOMING AND NEBRASKA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
342 PM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

COZ017>023-UTZ022-028-029-281030-
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-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
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...BLANDING...BLUFF...
MEXICAN HAT...MONTICELLO AND VICINITY
342 PM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

...HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE FOR THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS ON FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY...

A MOIST AND RELATIVELY WARM WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING A MIXTURE OF
RAIN AND SNOW TO SOUTHEAST UTAH AND SOUTHWEST COLORADO FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY. IN THE HIGH COUNTRY...THIS WILL MEAN SNOW WITH POSSIBLE
SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS.

REGARDING THE SNOW LEVEL...IT IS UNCLEAR AT THIS TIME WHERE THE
SNOW LEVEL WILL BE LOCATED. EARLY INDICATORS SUGGEST SOMEWHERE
BETWEEN 7500 TO 8500 FEET WITH SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
ABOVE THIS LEVEL. SNOWFALL MAY EXCEED 12 INCHES OVER THE MOUNTAIN
PASSES DURING THE STORM DURATION.

FOR THE LOWER ELEVATIONS...RAIN IS LIKELY FOR THE VALLEYS OF
SOUTHWEST COLORADO ON FRIDAY. RAIN AMOUNTS MAY RANGE FROM A
QUARTER TO THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH NEAR THE FOOTHILLS OF THE SAN
JUAN MOUNTAINS...THIS INCLUDES THE TOWN OF DURANGO. PAGOSA SPRINGS
MAY HAVE A MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW.

BE AWARE OF WINTER WEATHER RETURNING THIS WEEKEND OVER THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS. HEAVY WET SNOW COULD FALL
AND MAY IMPACT TRAVEL OVER THE PASSES.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
324 PM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-282130-
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-
324 PM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  WEDNESDAY...
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  THURSDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  FRIDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SATURDAY...
  ELEVATED SNOW RISK.

  SUNDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.

  MONDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
149 PM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

WYZ101>119-282100-
CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NIOBRARA COUNTY-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
SHIRLEY BASIN-CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-GOSHEN COUNTY-CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-
SIERRA MADRE RANGE-UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-SNOWY RANGE-
LARAMIE VALLEY-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-EAST LARAMIE COUNTY-
149 PM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH
TONIGHT. WINDS WILL INCREASE AND BECOME STRONG MAINLY ACROSS THE
WIND PRONE AREAS. WIND GUSTS TO 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE FOR THE WIND
PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING. GUSTS TO 60-65 MPH ARE LIKELY AT
BORDEAUX AND HIGH WIND WARNINGS ARE IN EFFECT FOR
BORDEAUX...ARLINGTON AND SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE. ELSEWHERE ACROSS
SOUTHEAST WYOMING...WIND GUSTS TO 40-45 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

ACCUMULATING SNOW IS POSSIBLE IN AND AROUND THE SNOWY AND SIERRA
MADRE RANGES TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. ACCUMULATIONS OF 3-6 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE FOR THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE RANGES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1046 AM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

COZ030>051-281800-
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 TUE JAN 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TEMPERATURES WILL BE UNSEASONABLY WARM AGAIN TODAY WITH READINGS
AROUND 70 DEGREES ACROSS THE PLAINS. A WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCE
MOVING UP FROM THE DESERT SOUTHWEST WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND GUSTY WINDS TO THE MOUNTAINS TONIGHT. NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE LESS THAN A COUPLE INCHES. WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WILL
BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE MOUNTAINS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS THE AREA LATER TONIGHT
AND WEDNESDAY BRINGING SOME SNOW SHOWERS TO THE MOUNTAINS AS WELL
AS INCREASED WINDS. THE PLAINS WILL REMAIN DRY ON WEDNESDAY BUT
THERE WILL BE MORE WIND AND SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES.

SEASONAL TEMPERATURES WILL COVER THE OUTLOOK AREA THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY WITH JUST A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SOME SNOW SHOWERS IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.

THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA HAS A CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY AS ANOTHER SYSTEM CROSSES THE CENTRAL
ROCKIES. THIS SYSTEM WILL ALSO BRING COOLER TEMPERATURES AND SOME
MORE WIND TO THE AREA DURING THAT TIME.

BRISK NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL BE OVER THE OUTLOOK AREA LATER
SUNDAY AND MONDAY. THERE MAY BE A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SOME SNOW
SHOWER ACTIVITY IN THE HIGH COUNTRY ON MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
615 AM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-281315-
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-
615 AM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PASSING SHOWERS WILL ONLY BRING LIGHT PRECIPITATION TO THE AREA
TODAY WITH SNOW LEVELS STAYING ABOVE 10000 FEET. SNOW LEVEL LOWER
TONIGHT BRINING A CHANCE OF LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS OVER THE NORTHERN
UTAH AND NORTHERN AND CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS. SNOW LEVELS
LOWER TO THE MOUNTAIN BASES BY SUNRISE BUT POTENTIAL SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE MAINLY OVER THE PARK AND
FLAT TOP MOUNTAIN RANGES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE CHANCE FOR MOUNTAIN SNOW AND VALLEY RAIN WILL BE INCREASING
OVER SOUTHEAST UTAH AND SOUTHWEST COLOARDO ON THURSDAY EVENING.
THE CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW AND VALLEY RAIN CONTINUES FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY...WITH RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY OVER SOUTHWEST COLORADO ON
FRIDAY. THE SNOW LEVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 7500 TO 8500 FEET
WITH POSSIBLE HEAVY SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES. TOTAL STORM
ACCUMULATIONS AT THE MOUNTAIN PASSES MAY EXCEED 12 INCHES OF SNOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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