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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
356 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING FOR THE NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND HIGHLANDS AND MIDDLE RIO
GRANDE VALLEY DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...EXCLUDING
AREAS WITH SNOW PACK...DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

.WINDS WILL BEGIN TO STRENGTHEN TUESDAY AFTERNOON...AND MORESO
WEDNESDAY...AS AN UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM TRACKS FROM WEST TO EAST
OVER THE CENTRAL ROCKIES. HIGH HAINES NORTHWEST AND CENTRAL
TUESDAY WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD WEDNESDAY. HIGHS WILL BE
ABOVE AVERAGE OVERALL TUESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL UNDERGO SOME
COOLING FAR WEST WEDNESDAY BUT REMAIN ABOVE NORMAL CENTRAL AND
EAST.

NMZ101-105-106-212130-
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.A.0025.140422T1900Z-140423T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.A.0026.140423T1700Z-140424T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
NORTHWEST PLATEAU/FARMINGTON BLM/ABZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 105
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS/WESTERN CIBOLA NF/ABZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 106
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE-SOCORRO BLM/ABZ-GLZ-
356 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING. A FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED FROM
WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND HIGHLANDS AS WELL AS THE
  MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY. CRITICAL CONDITIONS EXPECTED TO
  DEVELOP EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON THEN PERSIST UNTIL AROUND
  SUNSET. CRITICAL CONDITIONS EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP BY LATE
  WEDNESDAY MORNING AND PERSIST UNTIL EARLY EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  AROUND 40 MPH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20 TO 30 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...RANGING FROM 10 TO 15 PERCENT TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON AND 8 TO 12 PERCENT WEDNESDAY AFTEERNOON.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
356 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING FOR THE NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND HIGHLANDS AND MIDDLE RIO
GRANDE VALLEY DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...EXCLUDING
AREAS WITH SNOW PACK...DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

.WINDS WILL BEGIN TO STRENGTHEN TUESDAY AFTERNOON...AND MORESO
WEDNESDAY...AS AN UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM TRACKS FROM WEST TO EAST
OVER THE CENTRAL ROCKIES. HIGH HAINES NORTHWEST AND CENTRAL
TUESDAY WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD WEDNESDAY. HIGHS WILL BE
ABOVE AVERAGE OVERALL TUESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL UNDERGO SOME
COOLING FAR WEST WEDNESDAY BUT REMAIN ABOVE NORMAL CENTRAL AND
EAST.

NMZ102>104-107>109-212130-
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.A.0026.140423T1700Z-140424T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS/WESTERN CARSON-SANTA FE NF/SNZ-TAZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS/EASTERN CARSON AND SANTA FE NF/SNZ-TAZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104
NORTHEAST PLAINS/EASTERN KIOWA AND RITA BLANCA GRASSLANDS/ABZ-TNZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 107
SANDIA-MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS/EASTERN CIBOLA NF/ABZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 108
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS/WESTERN KIOWA GRASSLANDS BLM/ABZ-SNZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 109
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS/SOUTHWEST CIBOLA NF AND SOCORRO BLM/ABQ-
GLZ-
356 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...ALL OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW
  MEXICO...EXCLUDING AREAS WITH SNOW PACK. CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE
  EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BY LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING AND PERSIST UNTIL
  AROUND SUNSET.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  AROUND 45 MPH. STRONGEST GUSTS EXPECTED FROM THE CENTRAL
  MOUNTAIN CHAIN OVER THE EASTERN PLAINS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...RANGING FROM 8 TO 12 PERCENT AT THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS AND CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40.
  RANGING FROM 10 TO 20 PERCENT NORTHWEST AND SANGRE DE CRISTO
  MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
308 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW
HUMIDITY LEVELS AND DRY FUELS FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226 THROUGH 237...WHICH
INCLUDES THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR AND ALL OF THE SOUTHEASTERN
PLAINS...

COZ226>237-220115-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.A.0009.140423T1800Z-140424T0200Z/
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-PUEBLO COUNTY-
HUERFANO COUNTY-WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-CROWLEY COUNTY-
OTERO COUNTY-EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-KIOWA COUNTY-BENT COUNTY-
PROWERS COUNTY-BACA COUNTY-
308 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226...227...228...229...230...231...232...
233...234...235...236 AND 237...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226...227...228...229...
  230...231...232...233...234...235...236 AND 237.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 12 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH RAPID RATES OF FIRE GROWTH
  AND SPREAD WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY FIRE STARTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
530 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-212330-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR...CRAIG...HAYDEN...
MEEKER...RIO BLANCO...COLUMBINE...TOPONAS...
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS AND VICINITY...GRAND JUNCTION...FRUITA...
PALISADE...RIFLE...SILT...PARACHUTE...MESA...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...
EAGLE...CARBONDALE...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS...
CEDAREDGE...DELTA...HOTCHKISS...MONTROSE...CRESTED BUTTE...
TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE...GUNNISON...
CIMARRON...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...
MANILA...DUTCH JOHN...VERNAL...JENSEN...BALLARD...FORT DUCHESNE...
RANDLETT...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...THOMPSON SPRINGS...
MONTICELLO AND VICINITY
530 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD OVER EASTERN UTAH
AND WESTERN COLORADO TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO THE
EVENING. WIND GUSTS 35 TO 45 MPH ARE LIKELY...WITH SOME HIGHER
GUSTS POSSIBLE FROM NEARBY SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.

THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS EASTERN UTAH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. AT TIMES BLOWING DUST MAY LIMIT VISIBILITY...AND MAY
DEPOSIT A LAYER OF DUST ON THE SNOWPACK.

ANYONE PLANNING AGRICULTURAL BURNING AND LAND USE AGENCIES
PLANNING PRESCRIBED BURNING SHOULD CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE
FORECAST. THESE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE FIRE CONTROL DIFFICULT.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
752 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-212100-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
752 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM OR TWO COULD FORM IN THE EASTERN PANHANDLES
TODAY. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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

STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS EASTERN
PORTIONS OF THE PANHANDLES WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. DAMAGING
WINDS AND LARGE HAIL COULD BE POSSIBLE.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON WEDNESDAY
ACROSS THE WESTERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLES. ELEVATED TO CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY ALSO BECOME POSSIBLE OVER THE WEEKEND...
MAINLY OVER THE WESTERN PANHANDLES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS SHOULD CONTINUE TO
MONITOR THE FORECAST FOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT...AS THE
POTENTIAL FOR ORGANIZED SEVERE WEATHER MAY INCREASE.

AREA FIRE MANAGERS AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON WEDNESDAY AND THEN POSSIBLY
AGAIN OVER THE WEEKEND.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
618 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-221300-
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-
618 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHERN COLORADO
FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING. THE MAIN THREAT FROM
STORMS WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000
FEET. ANY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL GENERALLY BE LESS THAN AN INCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE
HIGHER TERRAIN ON TUESDAY...THEN ACROSS THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS ON
WEDNESDAY. THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

INCREASING SOUTHWEST WINDS...COMBINED WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
LEVELS...COULD PRODUCE NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON
WEDNESDAY ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST PLAINS AND ALONG THE INTERSTATE 25
CORRIDOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

44/27

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
553 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

NMZ501>540-221200-
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-
553 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO TODAY AND THIS EVENING. SOME
STORMS MAY PRODUCE LOCALLY GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN ON TUESDAY. SOME
STORMS MAY PRODUCE LOCALLY GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS.

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL TO
NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO ON TUESDAY WHERE LOW HUMIDITIES COMBINED
WITH STRONG WINDS MAY CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS ALSO IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO ON WEDNESDAY DUE TO WIDESPREAD LOW HUMIDITIES
AND STRONG WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY RAINFALL AMOUNTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE AT 1.888.386.7637 OR VIA
THE WEB AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ. YOU CAN ALSO POST RAINFALL REPORTS
ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE OR VIA TWITTER USING THE HASHTAG NMWX.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
552 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-221200-
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-
552 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL FORM OVER THE HIGH COUNTRY
OF WESTERN COLORADO THIS AFTERNOON...PRIMARILY EAST OF EAGLE...
ASPEN...CRESTED BUTTE...AND TELLURIDE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...STRONG GUSTY WINDS OF 35 TO 45
MPH ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE DESERT VALLEYS OF EASTERN
UTAH...NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL COLORADO. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO FORM ALONG THE HIGHER
TERRAIN...OUTFLOW WINDS MAY ENHANCE THE STRONG WIND GUSTS.

TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...ACCUMULATING SNOW OF A FEW
INCHES IS POSSIBLE OVER THE ELKHEAD MOUNTAINS AND PARK RANGE.
SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAIN PASSES
AS WELL.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM MAY BRING GUSTY WINDS
ON SATURDAY. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY WITH MODERATE ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE ABOVE 9000 FEET
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
458 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

COZ030>051-221100-
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-
458 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS TODAY...MAINLY OVER THE FRONT
RANGE AND ON THE CHEYENNE RIDGE NEAR THE WYOMING-COLORADO BORDER.
OTHERWISE IT WILL BE A DRIER DAY WITH NEAR AVERAGE HIGH
TEMPERATURES. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE OVER THE GREAT BASIN TODAY
WILL MOVE OVER THE STATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL SEE A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. ACROSS LOWER
ELEVATIONS...CONDITIONS WILL BE MAINLY DRY WITH WARM TEMPERATURES
ON TUESDAY...THEN COOLER TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.
THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ON TUESDAY...
ESPECIALLY OVER FAR NORTHEAST COLORADO. WARM TEMPERATURES AND
GUSTY WINDS ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY MAY ELEVATE FIRE CONDITIONS
ON THE PLAINS THOSE DAYS.

A STRONGER STORM SYSTEM WILL APPROACH COLORADO THIS WEEKEND WITH
ANOTHER CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AND COOLER
TEMPERATURES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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BAKER/ENTREKIN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
510 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-221000-
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-
510 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014 /410 AM MDT MON APR 21 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDELY SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS TODAY.
THE MAIN THREAT FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A DRYLINE IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHWEST KANSAS ON
WEDNESDAY. EAST OF THE DRYLINE, STRONG SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP. SCATTERED STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP ALONG AND EAST OF THE DRYLINE DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS. THE MAIN THREAT FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE LARGE
HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS.

WEST OF THE DRYLINE, GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP WHICH WILL LEAD TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC

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GERARD

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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