Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
559 AM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
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-
559 AM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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 over and near the mountains
this afternoon and evening, with a few storms possible across
interior valleys and the Palmer divide as well. The main threat from
any thunderstorms that develop will be lightning. Overnight, a
chance for rain and snow showers will continue across the mountains,
valleys and the eastern plains north of the Arkansas River. Snow
levels will fall to around 6000 feet by early Tuesday morning,
leading to some light snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches over the
higher peaks of the central mountains, the Pikes Peak region and the
Palmer Divide.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Snow showers will be possible across the area on Tuesday, with
snow levels down to near 6000 feet through the day. Light snow
accumulations, mainly on grassy areas, will be possible across
portions of the Palmer Divide, Raton Mesa and the higher terrain
west of the I-25 Corridor, with accumulations of 1 to 3 inches
possible above 8000 feet.

A few afternoon and evening thunderstorms will be possible Thursday
through Sunday, mainly over the higher terrain. The main threat
from any thunderstorm which can develop will be cloud to ground


Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will be
possible tonight over the Central Mountains, the Pikes Peak region
and along the Palmer Divide.



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