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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
400 AM MDT Fri Mar 31 2023

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-
400 AM MDT Fri Mar 31 2023


This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Today, widespread strong and gusty winds generally 25 to 35 knots
gusting 50 to 60 knots by this afternoon. A High Wind Warning is
in effect for the northern urban corridor, basically around I-25
from Loveland north to the Wyoming border, valid 11 AM to 7 PM MDT.
Critical fire weather conditions across the southern part of the
forecast area and north through the Denver metro where is will be
particularly dry; a Red Flag Warning is in effect, valid noon to

Through this evening, light to moderate snow showers across the
mountains, with strong winds. Expect snow covered and slick roads
with blowing snow and reduced visibility, making travel difficult.
A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for the Park Range
including Rabbit Ears Pass, valid through 6 PM MDT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Windy conditions are expected in the mountains and exposed east
slopes on Saturday with gusts up to 70 mph over the mountains.
Expect near critical fire weather conditons on both Saturday and
Sunday afternoons over the Palmer Divide region with gusty winds
and low humidities.

Expect dry and warmer conditions for this weekend and into early
next week along with continued gusty winds in the mountains. The
next chance of snow will return to the mountains late Monday and
Tuesday, and there will be a chance of rain or snow showers at
lower elevations early next week.


Spotter activation will not be needed. Any reports of strong winds
will be appreciated.


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