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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1017 AM MDT Sun Aug 18 2019

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-
1017 AM MDT Sun Aug 18 2019

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No thunderstorms are expected. Fire danger will continue to be
elevated in the mountains and foothills due to hot temperatures, low
relative humidity, and westerly winds gusting up to 25 mph.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

It will remain hot and dry on Monday with elevated fire danger.
The next chance of thunderstorms will be late Tuesday into
Wednesday, following the passage of a cold front. Thursday will
see another chance of thunderstorms. Hotter and drier by next
weekend with a slight chance of thunderstorms, mainly over the
higher terrain.


Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.


Air Quality Alert

410 PM MDT Sun Aug 18 2019


The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has
issued the following...

WHAT...Ozone Action Day Alert.

WHERE...El Paso, Douglas, Jefferson, Denver, Arapahoe, Adams,
Broomfield, Boulder, Larimer, Weld Counties.

WHEN...400 PM Sunday August 18 to 400 PM Monday August 19

ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Ozone Action Day Alert is now in effect for
the Front Range Urban Corridor.  Requests to limit driving are now
in effect until at least 4 p.m. Monday, August 19, 2019.  Upslope
flow Sunday afternoon, and, warm temperatures and upslope flow on
Monday are expected to lead to ozone concentration in the
Unhealthy for Senstive Groups category both days. For areas
included in this advisory that are not expected to reach the
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (USG) air quality designation, we
request that activities, such as driving, be reduced to lessen the
impacts on neighboring air quality.  Additional air pollution in
this region may directly diminish air quality or contribute to
precursors which may also adversely affect air quality. For
Colorado air quality conditions, forecasts and advisories, visit:

HEALTH INFORMATION...Increasing likelihood of respiratory symptoms
and breathing discomfort in active children and adults and people
with lung disease, such as asthma. Active children and adults, and
people with lung disease, such as asthma, should reduce prolonged
or heavy outdoor exertion.


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