Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1034 AM MDT Mon Apr 16 2018

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
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
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
1034 AM MDT Mon Apr 16 2018

...Red Flag Warning for the Palmer Divide and portions of the
plains east and south of Denver on Tuesday...

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time. High clouds
gradually increasing over northeast Colorado through this
afternoon. Even with the cloud cover, temperatures are expected to
reach the lower and mid 70s on the plains. Temperatures will be a
little cooler over the northeast corner of the state where moist
soils from the recent snowfall will take longer to warm up.
Mountain locations will see highs in the upper 40s to lower 60s
based on elevation.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Extreme fire danger will be in place from late Tuesday morning
through early Tuesday evening across the Palmer Divide extending
into Lincoln county and eastern portions of Adams and Arapahoe
counties. Wind gusts to 50 mph will occur along with low humidity

Elsewhere an upper level disturbance will bring a good chance of
snow to the mountains by Tuesday afteroon, with mostly dry but
very windy conditions over the plains. Wind gusts up to 50 mph
will be possible across the plains into Tuesday evening.

Wednesday and Thursday will be dry with seasonal temperatures.
A Pacific storm system will affect the area on Friday into
Saturday bringing cooler temperatures along with precipitation to
the region. Significant snow may occur over the higher terrain.


Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.


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