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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
655 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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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-
655 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE AFTER 3
AM TONIGHT.  SNOW LEVELS WILL BE HIGH...WITH A DUSTING POSSIBLE ON
WEST FACING SLOPES ABOVE 12000 FEET BY SUNDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A WEAK FALL STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN COLORADO DURING THE
FIRST HALF OF THE PERIOD.

ON SUNDAY...FIRE DANGER WILL ESCALATE DUE TO DRY FUELS...LOW
HUMIDITIES AND INCREASING WINDS.

SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY EVENING....SNOW SHOWERS WILL IMPACT THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...MAINLY NORTH OF HIGHWAY 50...AND PIKES PEAK.
THESE AREAS COULD SEE ANYWHERE FROM 1 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW BY
TUESDAY MORNING. THE REST OF THE MOUNTAIN AREAS COULD SEE LOCAL
ACCUMULATIONS UP TO AN INCH OF SNOW. ELSEWHERE...LITTLE OR NO
SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

TUESDAY MORNING...AND POSSIBLY AGAIN WEDNESDAY MORNING...A FROST
OR FREEZE LOOKS LIKELY TO IMPACT SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
431 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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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-
431 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ANOTHER WARM DAY WITH ABUNDANT SUNSHINE IS IN STORE ACROSS
COLORADO WITH RECORD SETTING TEMPERATURES POSSIBLE. READINGS WILL
BE AROUND 80 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON OVER THE PLAINS.

GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS AND EAST
SLOPES AFTER MIDNIGHT. SPEEDS UP TO 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE
PASSES AND WIND PRONE AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY MORNING IN THE FRONT RANGE
MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 60 MPH IN THE
NORMALLY WINDY SPOTS. THE WESTERN URBAN CORRIDOR MAY SEE GUSTS UP
TO 30 MPH. SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES SHOULD HELP KEEP
HUMIDITIES ABOVE 20 PERCENT...BUT THE GUSTY WINDS WILL STILL
INCREASE FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
WILL SPREAD OVER THE MOUNTAINS WITH SNOW LEVELS STARTING AROUND 10
THOUSAND FEET...LOWERING A FEW THOUSAND FEET BY NIGHTTIME. A COLD
FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH EARLY MONDAY MORNING FOR MUCH COOLER
TEMPERATURES AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A THUNDERSTORM OVER
THE PLAINS.

TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY WILL FEATURE A RETURN TO DRY AND WARMER
WEATHER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$
ENTREKIN/KRIEDERMAN

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