Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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000 FLUS45 KBOU 181716 HWOBOU Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO 1116 AM MDT Sun Apr 18 2021 COZ030>051-191730- 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- 1116 AM MDT Sun Apr 18 2021 This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight Warm and dry weather today as a ridge moves overhead, temperatures will be right around normal for this time of year. A few brief snow showers will be possible over the Continental Divide. Gusty winds to 25 mph will occur over the eastern plains this afternoon. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday The next storm will bring a strong cold front and widespread snowfall to all the forecast area Monday and Monday night. Snowfall amounts could be significant in mountains and foothills with up to 15 inches of new snow by Tuesday morning by sunrise. The plains to see 2 to 7 inches during that same time frame. Travel conditions will become treacherous with icy and snow packed roads. Depending on how much the skies clear-out on Tuesday morning, record low temperatures are possible for April 20th. Tuesday into Wednesday should be dry, then an unsettled pattern moves in from Wednesday afternoon through Friday with another good chance of precipitation. It looks a bit warmer later in the week, so rain may fall over the plains, but still snow in the mountains. Saturday looks dry and warmer. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter reports will not be needed today or tonight. $$

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