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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
244 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

COZ066-068-181045-
/O.EXP.KPUB.WW.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-141218T1000Z/
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...NORTH PASS...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
244 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 3 AM MST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

LIGHT SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED TO REMAIN UNDER 1
INCH. THEREFORE THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL BE ALLOWED TO
EXPIRE.

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
244 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

COZ009-018-181600-
/O.EXT.KGJT.WW.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-141218T1600Z/
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY
244 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THE MID MORNING HOURS. SNOW IS
  EXPECTED TO DIMINISH AROUND SUNRISE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 4 INCHES...THE HEAVIEST
  SNOWFALL WILL BE IN THE GORGE SOUTH OF OURAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOWPACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE
  AT TIMES. AREAS OF DRIFTING SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE TIMBERLINE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
917 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-181200-
/O.CON.KGLD.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-141218T1200Z/
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YUMA...WRAY...BURLINGTON...
CHEYENNE WELLS...ST. FRANCIS...ATWOOD...OBERLIN...NORTON...
GOODLAND...COLBY...HOXIE...HILL CITY...SHARON SPRINGS...OAKLEY...
QUINTER...TRIBUNE...LEOTI...BENKELMAN...TRENTON...MCCOOK
917 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST /6 AM
CST/ THURSDAY...

* TIMING/DURATION...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN THROUGH THE
  NIGHT.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...VERY LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE
  EXPECTED ON SIDEWALKS AND AREA ROADWAYS. LIGHT SNOW WITH
  ACCUMULATIONS UP TO NEAR 1 INCH WILL OCCUR ON TOP OF A THIN
  LAYER OF ICE.

* OTHER IMPACTS...AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL OCCUR AT TIMES.
  VISIBILITIES OF A QUARTER MILE OR LESS WILL OCCUR AT MANY
  LOCATIONS THROUGH THE NIGHT. ACCIDENTS ARE OCCURRING ON
  INTERSTATE 70 DUE TO THE SLICK CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE EXTRA CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
642 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-190145-
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-
642 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A WEATHER SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT EAST ACROSS SOUTHERN
COLORADO OVERNIGHT. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 8 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BY THURSDAY MORNING WITH 1
TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE OVER THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS. NO SNOW
UP TO AN INCH IS POSSIBLE OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SOME SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE MOST DAYS IN THE MOUNTAINS OF LAKE AND
CHAFFEE COUNTIES...AS A SERIES OF WEATHER DISTURBANCES PASS OVER
THE REGION. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY. STARTING SUNDAY...THE WEATHER DISTURBANCES COULD BE
STRONGER...WITH INCREASED CHANCES FOR MODERATE ACCUMULATIONS SUNDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
LIKELY IN AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS TONIGHT.

$$

50/50

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
144 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-181200-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
144 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

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

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

AREAS OF DENSE FREEZING FOG WILL CONTINUE AT MANY LOCATIONS...MAINLY
ALONG AND SOUTHWEST OF A LINE FROM GOVE TO COLBY TO SAINT FRANCIS...UNTIL
LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING. EVEN AFTER THE DENSE FREEZING
FOG ENDS...AREAS OF FREEZING FOG AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH THE NIGHT. THE FREEZING FOG AND DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE
SIDEWALKS AND AREA ROADWAYS VERY SLICK.

LIGHT SNOW WILL ALSO DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION DURING THE NIGHT.
ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 1 INCH ARE EXPECTED. THIS LIGHT SNOW ON TOP OF
A THIN LAYER OF ICE WILL MAKE ROAD CONDITIONS EVEN MORE SLICK. THE
SLICK ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT
THROUGH THE NIGHT. AS A RESULT...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW
IN EFFECT THROUGH THE NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

ON THURSDAY MORNING...AREAS OF FREEZING FOG AND PATCHY FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL END BY LATE IN THE MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
930 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ030>051-181630-
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-
930 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG WILL SLOWLY LIFT AND DISSIPATE OVER NORTHEAST
COLORADO THIS MORNING...AND SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS.
BETWEEN 2 AND 5 INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM THE MOSQUITO
RANGE THROUGH THE BOREAS PASS AND MOUNT EVANS AREA...WITH AN INCH
OR LESS IN THE REST OF THE MOUNTAINS. MOUNTAIN ROADS WILL BECOME
SNOW COVERED AND SLICK IN AREAS THAT SEE ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

ON THE PLAINS...THIS AFTERNOON THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE OVER
THE PALMER DIVIDE...WITH ONE TO TWO INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. OVER THE REST OF THE PLAINS LOOK FOR LOWER
CHANCES OF SNOW WITH ONLY A LIGHT DUSTING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SOME SNOW SHOWER ACTIVITY WILL LINGER OVER THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS
THURSDAY WITH ONLY LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS. A FEW SNOW SHOWERS WILL
CONTINUE IN THE MOUNTAINS THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. THE
NEXT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BEGIN MOVING INTO THE STATE
LATE SUNDAY AS A STRONG AND MOIST JET STREAM APPROACHES FROM THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE IN THE MOUNTAINS
SUNDAY ALONG WITH THE THREAT OF STRONG WINDS OVER THE FOOTHILLS
AND ADJACENT PLAINS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING. SNOW MAY
BECOME HEAVY IN THE MOUNTAINS ON MONDAY AS WINDY CONDITIONS ALSO
CONTINUE OVER THE FOOTHILLS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.



$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
542 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

NMZ501>540-181300-
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-
542 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A PAIR OF DISTURBANCES WILL BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW TO WESTERN
AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL FAVOR
NORTHERN AND WESTERN AREAS OF THE STATE GENERALLY ABOVE 6000 FEET.
TRAVEL MAY BE ADVERSELY IMPACTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL CROSS THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT ON
THURSDAY...BRINGING ADDITIONAL RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS TO WESTERN
NEW MEXICO. LIGHT SNOW WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY EVENING
ACROSS THE SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AS THE SYSTEM SHIFTS EASTWARD.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ
OR BY CALLING 1.888.386.7637.

$$

34

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
541 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-181245-
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-
541 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL WILL BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TO
THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT VALLEYS TODAY AND TONIGHT AS
ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM IMPACTS THE AREA. ACCUMULATIONS RANGING FROM
4 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED OVER THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND GRAND
MESA WITH 1 TO 4 INCHES ACCUMULATING ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS
OF THE FOUR CORNERS REGION AND THE PARADOX VALLEY. ELSEWHERE...
CHANCES FOR SNOW ARE FAIRLY LOW ACROSS NORTHEAST UTAH AND
NORTHWEST COLORADO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE CHANCE FOR SNOW WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY BEFORE WINDING DOWN
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. EXPECT SNOW TO REDEVELOP SATURDAY
NIGHT...MAINLY OVER THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS.
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE OVER THESE AREAS AS PERSISTENT
SNOW LINGERS INTO THE EARLY PART OF THE COMING WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED TODAY OR TONIGHT...HOWEVER
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
509 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-181115-
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-
509 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  THURSDAY...
  LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.
  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

  FRIDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SATURDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SUNDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  MONDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  TUESDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
200 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

NMZ501>507-510>514-516>519-181100-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
SANTA FE METRO AREA-SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
UPPER RIO GRANDE 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...
CHAMA...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...ESPANOLA...FARMINGTON...GALLUP...
GRANTS...LOS ALAMOS...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...RED RIVER...SANTA FE...
TAOS
200 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

.NOW...
PATCHY FOG REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN TO 1 MILE WITH LOCALIZED
VALUES DOWN TO A HALF A MILE WILL BE OBSERVED ACROSS NORTHWEST AND
NORTH CENTRAL PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS. THE MAIN FOCUS WILL BE FOUND NEAR THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE AS
WELL AS WITHIN THE NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY.
THE MORENO VALLEY FOUND WITHIN THE SANGRE DE CRISTOS WILL SEE A
MIXTURE OF REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND LIGHT SNOWFALL. ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE LESS THAN A HALF AN INCH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
200 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

NMZ530-534-181100-
QUAY COUNTY-UNION COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...TUCUMCARI
200 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

.NOW...
A BAND OF LOW CLOUDS AND FOG WILL IMPACT FAR SOUTHEAST UNION COUNTY
AND FAR EASTERN QUAY COUNTY THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.
VISIBILITIES AT TIMES WILL BE REDUCED DOWN TO 1 TO 3 MILES WITH
LOCALIZED VALUES DOWN TO A QUARTER MILE.

$$

50

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
130 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

COZ030>037-181130-
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-
INCLUDING...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...WALDEN...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS...DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...
HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...KREMMLING...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...
NEDERLAND...RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...
EVERGREEN...GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK...FAIRPLAY...
HARTSEL...LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK
130 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

.NOW...
AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE NORTHERN COLORADO
MOUNTAINS THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. SNOWFALL RATES WILL BE
ONE-QUARTER INCH PER HOUR OR LESS.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
130 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

COZ041-046-047-181130-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR...
AGATE...HUGO...LIMON...MATHESON...FORDER...KARVAL...KUTCH...
PUNKIN CENTER
130 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

.NOW...
A FEW SNOW FLURRIES CAN BE EXPECTED IN ELBERT AND LINCOLN
COUNTIES THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. LITTLE OR NO
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
130 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

COZ044-048>051-181130-
MORGAN COUNTY-LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-
PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...CROOK...
MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS...
JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...HAXTUN...HOLYOKE
130 AM MST THU DEC 18 2014

.NOW...
AREAS OF FOG AND A FEW SNOW FLURRIES WILL CONTINUE OVER THE
NORTHEAST CORNER OF COLORADO THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.
VISIBILITIES MAY DROP AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE IN FOG...MAINLY IN
LOGAN AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
209 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-181000-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...GUYMON...BEAVER...
FORGAN...DALHART...STRATFORD...SPEARMAN...GRUVER...PERRYTON...
BOOKER...HIGGINS...FOLLETT...HARTLEY...CHANNING...DUMAS...
BORGER...MIAMI...CANADIAN...VEGA...AMARILLO...PANHANDLE...
WHITE DEER...PAMPA...SHAMROCK...WHEELER...HEREFORD...CANYON...
CLAUDE...CLARENDON...WELLINGTON
209 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.NOW...
AREAS OF FOG AND DRIZZLE WILL BE FOUND ACROSS THE SOUTH CENTRAL AND
SOUTHEAST TEXAS PANHANDLE EARLY THIS MORNING. VISIBILITIES WILL GET
DOWN TO AROUND ONE HALF OF A MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN THESE AREAS. A
FEW LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE EASTERN OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLE AND THE NORTHEAST TEXAS PANHANDLE. ANY RAINFALL AMOUNTS
WILL BE LESS THAN ONE TENTH OF AN INCH. BEAVER...LIPSCOMB...CANADIAN
AND PERRYTON ARE A FEW PLACES THAT WILL HAVE THE LIGHT RAIN EARLY
THIS MORNING.

$$

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