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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1122 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

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-
1122 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is a chance of rain and snow showers over the mountains and
foothills this afternoon into the evening. Snow showers are likely
in the mountains overnight and a chance of rain-snow mix will
spread across the plains. Precipitation should be light, with 1
to 5 inches of snow expected in the mountains and foothills and
minimal snow accumulation across lower elevations.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A cool and unsettled pattern will continue Thursday through
Saturday. Snow showers will develop in the mountains Thursday and
spread east across the plains by Thursday afternoon. Widespread
rain and snow is expected across the plains later Thursday into
midday Friday, with all snow expected after sunset on Thursday.
Decent snowfall amounts are possible. Snow showers are likely
Saturday mainly in the mountains and foothills as another couple
inches of snow may accumulate. Warmer and drier conditions are
forecast for Sunday. Yet another storm system will increase snow
chances across the area late on Monday.


Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight, but any
snow accumulation reports would be appreciated.


Winter Weather Advisory

National Weather Service Denver CO
632 PM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

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-
Including the cities of Glendevey, East Slopes Mosquito Range,
Estes Park, Indian Peaks, Nederland, Eisenhower Tunnel, Rocky
Mountain National Park, East Slopes Southern Gore Range, Mount
Evans, Laramie and Medicine Bow Mountains, Red Feather Lakes,
Cameron Pass, Breckenridge, Kenosha Mountains, Winter Park,
Williams Fork Mountains, Willow Creek Pass, Rabbit Ears Range,
and Berthoud Pass
632 PM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021


* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches.

* WHERE...Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow Range,
  The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the Indian
  Peaks, and The Northern Front Range Foothills.

* WHEN...From 3 PM Thursday to 6 AM MDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions
  could impact the Thursday evening commute.


Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road
conditions for Colorado can be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or by going



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