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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1042 AM MST Mon Feb 26 2024

COZ030>051-271745-
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-
1042 AM MST Mon Feb 26 2024

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

The plains and urban corridor will see critical fire weather
conditions return, under very windy and dry conditions. West winds
will gust 40-50 mph for most areas through the afternoon or early
evening hours.

In the mountains, snow showers will increase throughout the day.
Accumulations will be mostly light before snow picks up tonight,
but combined with breezy conditions at pass level, will likely
lead to slick travel at times along with blowing snow.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Snow will continue in the north central Colorado mountains into
Tuesday, decreasing in the afternoon and ending Tuesday night.
Storm total snowfall will be 10 to 20 inches over the higher
mountains, with 3 to 6 inches possible in the valleys and higher
foothills. Hazardous winter driving conditions are expected. Wind
gusts to 45 mph will cause blowing and drifting snow. There will
be a chance of light snow out on the plains Tuesday afternoon and
early Tuesday evening. Accumulations will minimal.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Snowfall reports will be appreciated.

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver CO
357 AM MST Tue Feb 27 2024

COZ031-033-034-272200-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-240228T0600Z/
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 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-
Including the cities of Williams Fork Mountains, Eisenhower
Tunnel, Indian Peaks, Cameron Pass, Breckenridge, Willow Creek
Pass, Kenosha Mountains, Rocky Mountain National Park, Berthoud
Pass, Laramie and Medicine Bow Mountains, East Slopes Southern
Gore Range, Mount Blue Sky, Winter Park, East Slopes Mosquito
Range, Rabbit Ears Range, and Mt Zirkel
357 AM MST Tue Feb 27 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations between 4 and 12
  inches. Winds gusting as high as 65 mph.

* WHERE...Rabbit Ears Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park and the
  Medicine Bow Range, and The Mountains of Summit County, the
  Mosquito Range, and the Indian Peaks.

* WHEN...The heaviest snow will be through early afternoon, then
  lighter snow and strong winds will continue through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Roads will become slick and hazardous. Snow and blowing
  snow will reduce visibility to a quarter mile or less.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Consider delaying travel over the mountain passes until conditions
improve late today or tonight. If travel is necessary, drive with
extreme caution. Consider taking a winter storm kit along with you,
including such items as tire chains, booster cables, flashlight,
shovel, blankets and extra clothing. Also take water, a first aid
kit, and anything else that would help you survive in case you
become stranded. For the latest road conditions, visit
www.cotrip.org or dial 511.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service, visit
https://weather.gov/bou

Gimmestad



Avalanche Warning

COZ010-012-019-034-060-061-068-281245-

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WARNING
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
444 PM MST MON FEB 26 2024

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.

...AVALANCHE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 430PM MONDAY UNTIL 6AM
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Dangerous avalanche conditions are developing. Expect the
  Avalanche Danger to rise to HIGH (Level 4 of 5) on Monday night
  through Wednesday morning.

* WHERE...Gore Range, Ten Mile Range, Sawatch Range, Elk Mountains,
  Ruby Range, Ragged  Range, La Plata Mountains and From Wolf Creek
  Pass to Cumbres Pass.

* WHEN...Expect dangerous avalanche conditions to begin on Monday
  evening after 4:30 PM and last through Wednesday morning at 6:00
  AM.

* IMPACTS...Heavy snow and strong winds will create dangerous
  avalanche conditions by Tuesday morning. Large and dangerous
  avalanches will be easy to trigger and will run wide and far.
  Avalanches will run naturally.

*PRECAUTION/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Travel in backcountry avalanche
  terrain is not recommended. Avoid travel on and under slopes
  steeper than about 30 degrees. You can find more detailed information
  at colorado.gov/avalanche

$$



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