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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1129 AM MDT Sun Oct 25 2020

COZ030>051-261730-
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-
1129 AM MDT Sun Oct 25 2020

...WINTER STORM BRINGS MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES AND ACCUMULATING
SNOW TO THE REGION...

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Snow is expected this after and overnight.  Winter Storm Warnings
and Winter Weather Advisories are in place across the all of the
forecast area with 5 to 10 inches possible over the plains and
lower foothills and 8 to 14 inches over the higher terrain through
tonight by Monday morning at dawn. Temperatures will be well below
seasonal normals through Tuesday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Snow will be decreasing during the day from North to South with
additional accumulations less than 2 inches. Temperatures will
remain cold with readings only in the teens Monday afternoon.

A dry and warming trend returns from Tuesday through the end of
the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today and tonight.

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1149 AM MDT Sun Oct 25 2020

...WINTER SNOW AND COLD HEADED FOR COLORADO...

.Snow will continue over the region through tonight and will
taper off through the morning hours on Monday.

Temperatures will be very cold, with highs only in the single
digits over the mountains with mostly teens elsewhere. Lows
tonight will be below zero over the higher terrain with single
digits over the plains.

The colder temperatures and snow will result in snow covered
roads, and slick travel conditions. If you are planning to
travel, be prepared for slower than normal travel conditions, and
use extra time to reach your destination safely. Also, be
prepared for the sharp change in temperatures and dress warmly in
several layers of clothing.

COZ030-031-033-035-038-042-048-050-051-260200-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-201026T1200Z/
Jackson County Below 9000 Feet-
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Northeast Weld County-Logan County-Sedgwick County-
Phillips County-
Including Gould, North Park, Rand, Spicer, Walden, Mt Zirkel,
Cameron Pass, Laramie and Medicine Bow Mountains,
Rabbit Ears Range, Rocky Mountain National Park,
Willow Creek Pass, Estes Park, Glendevey, Nederland,
Red Feather Lakes, Fort Collins, Hereford, Loveland, Nunn,
Briggsdale, Grover, Pawnee Buttes, Raymer, Stoneham, Crook,
Merino, Sterling, Peetz, Julesburg, Ovid, Sedgwick, Amherst,
Haxtun, and Holyoke
1149 AM MDT Sun Oct 25 2020

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT MONDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Snow accumulations of 12 to 18 inches
  mountains and foothills with 5 to 10 inches adjacent plains.

* WHERE...The Northern Front Range Foothills, Rocky Mountain
  National Park and the Medicine Bow Range, East Slopes Park and
  Northern Gore Ranges, Gore Pass, Rabbit Ears Pass and North
  Park.  Northeast Weld County, Logan County, Sedgwick County
  and Phillips County. Eastern Adams and Arapahoe Counties.
  Larimer County below 6000 feet and Northwest Weld
  County.


* WHEN...Until 6 AM MDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. The cold wind chills
  as low as 30 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in
  as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$



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