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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1055 AM MDT Sat Jun 6 2020

COZ030>051-071700-
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-
1055 AM MDT Sat Jun 6 2020

...HIGH WINDS...SEVERE STORMS WITH DAMAGING WINDS...AND HIGH FIRE
DANGER TODAY...

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered thunderstorms developing this afternoon will be capable
of producing damaging winds. Wind gusts as high as 80 mph can be
expected from the stronger severe storms, possibly resulting in
property damage and dangerous travel conditions. High profile
vehicles should not travel this afternoon, while others should
remain aware for very strong cross winds and areas of blowing
dust. Visibility may be suddenly reduced near open fields.

Outside of the thunderstorms, gusty winds of 45 to 60 mph will
develop in all areas this afternoon. The strongest of these more
persistent winds are expected to develop over the Palmer Divide
and just east of the I-25 Corridor.

Fire danger will also be very high over the eastern plains and
Palmer Divide as high winds combine with unseasonably warm
temperatures. Avoid burning or any outdoor activity that may
produce sparks, as rapid fire growth is possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

The plains will see very warm temperatures and gusty south winds
increasing by late Sunday morning which will raise fire danger
again to critical levels through early Sunday evening. Wind gusts
up to 50 mph are expected Sunday while humidity levels will be
under 15 percent. Conditons will be drier with no thunderstorms
expected.

On Monday, another upper level weather disturbance will be
passing over the northern half of Colorado with showers and
thunderstorms over the mountains moving out onto the plains in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may become severe Monday afternoon
over northern sections.

Cooler temperatures are expected through the middle part of next
week with a little less thunderstorm activity for Tuesday and
Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated today and tonight. However,
any reports of strong wind gusts or wind damage will be
appreciated.

$$




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