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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1043 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

COZ030>051-211645-
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-
1043 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

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 will see significant snowfall amounts which should produce
hazardous travel conditions, tree damage, and possible power
outages. The Denver metro will see four to ten inches of snow,
with impacts to trees and power lines possible. 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 Saturday afternoon.
Expect hazardous morning commutes, especially at elevations above
7000 feet. Unseasonably cold temperatures Saturday morning may
kill sensitive vegetation or damage unprotected outdoor plumbing.
Precipitation will transition to a rain-snow mix Saturday
afternoon and evening. The cooler and wetter pattern continues
into next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to send snowfall reports.

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver CO
1249 AM MDT Sat May 21 2022

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

.Heavy snow is decreasing from north to south across the region
early this morning.  The heaviest snow at this time is over the
Palmer Divide.

Snow accumulation on trees will cause some tree limbs to break and
produce scattered power outages.  Do not park under trees and avoid
walking under snow laden trees.

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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
1249 AM MDT Sat May 21 2022

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY...

* WHAT...Snow ongoing. Additional snow accumulations between 2 and 4
  inches.

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

* WHEN...Until Noon MDT today.

* IMPACTS...Roads will likely become slick and hazardous. 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. Travel is highly discouraged due to slick roadways
and the possibility of downed trees and power lines.

Consider altering your travel plans. Heavy snowfall is expected to
make travel very difficult to impossible.

&&

$$



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