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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1002 AM MST Wed Feb 8 2023

COZ030>051-091715-
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-
1002 AM MST Wed Feb 8 2023


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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

An incoming system will bring wind and snow hazards across mainly
the high country this evening. Expect strong winds in the
mountains and foothills this afternoon with gusts up to 55 mph for
portions of the mountains. There is potential for banded
snow or snow squalls as the cold front moves south across the
mountains late this afternoon and evening. Travel may be
difficult at times if experiencing one of these bands due to
rapidly decreasing visibility. Winds will also lead to blowing
snow hazards as well in the mountains.

Across the urban corridor and northeast plains, gusty northerly
winds from winds 30 to 45 mph will be possible after the frontal
passage. There will be a chance of snow or a mix of rain and snow
as well with or shortly after the passage of the cold front.
Along the Palmer Divide east of Interstate 25 and south of
Interstate 70, up to one inch of snowfall will be possible by late
this evening, with little to no snow accumulation expected
elsewhere.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Snow becomes light in the mountains Thursday, but roads may remain
snow covered and slippery through Thursday morning. Gusty north to
northwest winds will prevail Thursday as well. The strongest
winds will be found over the plains where gusts to 55 mph will be
possible. By sunset Thursday, the snow and gusty winds will end.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight but
snowfall reports will be appreciated.

$$



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