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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
435 AM MDT Thu Apr 2 2020

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-
435 AM MDT Thu Apr 2 2020


This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Winter has made a return with much colder temperatures and wintry
precipitation. Areas of freezing drizzle may create slick road
conditions over the northern border area and northeast plains
early this morning. Bridges and overpasses will be most
susceptible to icing.

Snow showers, some heavy, will then develop across the mountains
later this morning into this afternoon and spread east/southeast
onto the plains late this afternoon and evening. The heavier
showers will reduce visibility and likely accumulate some snow and
slush on the roads. Total snow accumulations are expected to
reach 4 to 10 inches in the mountains north of I-70, with trace to 2
inch amounts across most of the plains. A few spots along the
Palmer Divide could see 4 inches. Temperatures will be much colder
with highs only in the upper 20s to mid 30s across most of the

Snow will diminish and skies will start to clear overnight, with
some areas of fog forming, mainly along the South Platte River

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Mostly dry weather can be expected through much of this period. A
significant warming trend can be expected for the weekend, with
above normal temperatures by Sunday. Those warmer readings will
hold through at least Tuesday, before the next weather system may
arrive toward the middle of next week.


Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.


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