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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
339 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

COZ030>051-210945-
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-
339 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

...LATE SPRING STORM TO BRING HEAVY SNOW TO THE FRONT RANGE
MOUNTAINS, FOOTHILLS, AND URBAN CORRIDOR TODAY AND SATURDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A late season snow storm will bring much colder temperatures and
snow to the Front Range Mountains and Foothills today, with rain
changing to snow along the urban corridor and Palmer Divide late
this afternoon and continuing though tonight.  The northeast plains
will see mainly rain showers today with mix of rain and snow showers
overnight. The Front Range Mountains and Foothills above 7000 feet
will see significant snowfall amounts which should produce hazardous
travel conditions, tree damage, and possible power outages. Freezing
temperature are also expected later this evening into Saturday
morning


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

An impactful snow storm will continue through early Saturday
afternoon for all areas. This will lead to hazardous morning
commutes especially for higher elevations above 7000 feet.
Unseasonably cold temperatures Saturday morning may kill sensitive
vegetation or unprotected outdoor plumbing. Snow will likely
subside and transition to a rain snow mix Saturday afternoon.
Additional snowfall accumulations for the mountains and valleys
Saturday morning into the afternoon remain near 3-4 inches. It is
possible that snow bands may develop along the southern parts of
the I-25 corridor, Palmer Divide, and nearby plains thus there is
uncertainty in additional snowfall amounts in these areas.
Temperatures will gradually warm in the urban corridor and plains
leading to 1-2 inches of additional snowfall amounts until
Saturday afternoon. A cooler and wetter pattern continues into
next week.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter are encouraged to send snowfall reports.

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver CO
307 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

...LATE SPRING STORM TO BRING HEAVY SNOW TO THE MOUNTAINS,
FOOTHILLS, AND FRONT RANGE URBAN CORRIDOR FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

.Heavy snow will continue over the northern mountains and foothills
today, spreading south and east through the day. The heaviest
accumulating snow for the Denver Metro area is expected to begin
late this afternoon or evening and then continue into Saturday
morning. The heavy snow will accumulate on trees and powerlines,
causing some to break. Do not park under trees and avoid walking
under snow covered trees. Numerous tree branches are expected to
break and may lead to power outages.

COZ034-036-202200-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0007.220520T1800Z-220521T1800Z/
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest
Boulder/Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties
Above 9000 Feet-Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above
6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below
9000 Feet-
Including the cities of Evergreen, Georgetown, Indian Peaks,
Idaho Springs, Eisenhower Tunnel, East Slopes Southern Gore
Range, Mount Evans, Central City, East Slopes Mosquito Range,
Breckenridge, Winter Park, Williams Fork Mountains, Bailey,
Kenosha Mountains, Westcreek, and Berthoud Pass
307 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON
MDT SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations between 12
  and 24 inches.

* WHERE...The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and
  the Indian Peaks, and The Southern Front Range Foothills.

* WHEN...Snow will develop this morning and will be heavy at times
  this afternoon and tonight. Lighter snow is expected Saturday
  morning.

* IMPACTS...Roads will likely become slick and hazardous. Heavy snow
  will accumulate on tree branches and powerlines, possibly causing
  them to break and lead to power outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not touch downed lines and report any power outages to your
electric company. Consider altering your travel plans. Heavy
snowfall is expected to make travel very difficult to impossible
Friday night into Saturday morning.

&&

$$



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