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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
419 AM MDT Tue Aug 16 2022

COZ058>089-093>099-171030-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
419 AM MDT Tue Aug 16 2022

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Another round of heavy rain producing thunderstorms will be possible
across the mountains, Raton Mesa region, and the southern I-25
corridor south of Pueblo this afternoon and evening.  Flash flooding
will be possible for these areas, with locations of greatest risk
south of highway 50. This includes but is not limited to the Spring,
Junkins, Hayden Pass and Decker burn scars.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible this
afternoon and evening across Las Animas and Baca counties.  Hail up
to 1 inch in diameter and wind gusts to around 60 mph will be the
primary storm risks.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

PM thunderstorms will develop on Wednesday over the higher
terrain, especially over the central and southern mountains. Some
storms will be possible over the plains, especially along the
southern I-25 corridor. There will be a slight risk of flash
flooding for the burn scar areas, with the Spring burn scar being
most at risk.

PM thunderstorms will be mainly over the mountains, with a slight
chance over the plains on Thursday and Friday. A slight risk of
flash flooding will be possible over burn scar areas. There could
be a stray thunderstorm over the far eastern plains on Thursday
afternoon, with a very slight risk of becoming stronger or severe.
Main threat with this would be strong and gusty outflow winds up
to 60 mph, and hail up to 1 inch in diameter.

Widely scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms will be
possible over most areas from Saturday through Monday. There will
be a higher risk of flash flooding, especially for burn scar and
urbanized areas.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will
be likely over portions of the region.

$$

31/STEWARD



Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
433 AM MDT Tue Aug 16 2022

COZ058>066-072>080-083-087-088-161845-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-Leadville
Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-Eastern Sawatch Mountains
Above 11000 Feet-Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-Western Mosquito Range/East
Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-Saguache County West of Continental
Divide Below 10000 Feet-Saguache County East of Continental Divide
Below 10000 Feet-La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-Northern
Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-Northern
Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-Southern Sangre de
Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-Southern Sangre de
Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-Northwestern Fremont County Above
8500 Feet-Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-Wet
Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-Wet Mountains between 6300 and
10000 Feet-Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-Canon City
Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano
River Basin Below 7500 Feet-Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas
County Below 7500 Feet-
Including the cities of Buena Vista, Climax, Cotopaxi, Sargents,
Howard, Silver Cliff, Coaldale, Canon City, Walsenburg, Spanish
Peaks, Westcliffe, Texas Creek, Penrose, Poncha Pass, Swissvale,
Bonanza, Stonewall, Granite, Hillside, Salida, Weston, Cuchara,
North Pass, Rye, Leadville, St Elmo, Blanca Peak, La Veta Pass,
Trinidad, and Alpine
433 AM MDT Tue Aug 16 2022

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be
  possible.

* WHERE...Portions of central and southeast Colorado, including
  Chaffee, Lake and Fremont counties, the La Garita mountains, the
  Wets and Sangre De  Cristo mountains, the Wet Mountain Valley and
  Huerfano and western Las Animas Counties.

* WHEN...From Noon MDT today through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers,
  creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations
  such as burn scars.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - Monsoon moisture over the area will result in another round
    of heavy rain producing thunderstorms this afternoon and
    evening.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$

KT



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