Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
510 AM MDT Tue Apr 17 2018

COZ030>051-181115-
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-
510 AM MDT Tue Apr 17 2018

...High Wind Warning for the Palmer Divide and adjacent Plains
today through early this evening...
...Red Flag Warnings today through early this evening, Denver
Metro area, Palmer Divide, South Park, southern Foothills and
east central Plains...


This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

High winds are expected late this morning through the early
evening hours across the Plains and over the Palmer Divide. Wind
gusts from 60 to 65 mph will be possible.

Critical to Extreme fire danger will be in place from late this
morning through early this evening across the Denver metro area,
Southern Foothills, South Park, Palmer Divide extending into
Lincoln county and eastern portions of Adams and Arapahoe
counties. Wind gusts to 60 mph will occur along with low humidity
levels.

Elsewhere an upper level disturbance will bring snow to the
mountains this afternoon into the early evening hours with gusty
winds at times. Accumulations of 2 to 4 inches will be possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Wednesday and Thursday look dry with high pressure aloft. The
next Spring storm will bring deepening moisture, cooler
temperatures and widespread precipitation to all of the forecast
area Friday well into Saturday. Significant snowfall may occur
over mountains and foothills east of the divide. Stay tuned. Upper
ridging returns on Sunday and Monday with dry weather returning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

$$



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