Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

…Winter Storm Warning Mountains and Foothills through Monday…
…Winter Weather Advisories Higher Valleys, I-25 Corridor and
Palmer Divide through Monday…

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Snow will develop over the mountains today. The snow is expected
to become moderate to heavy at times late this afternoon and
tonight. By Monday morning, snow amounts over the I-25 corridor
and near the foothills will range from 4 to 8 inches, with 2 to 4
inches across the northeast plains. In the mountains and foothills
areas above 7500 feet, up to a foot of snowfall can be expected.

Temperatures will also be remaining very cold. The primary
impacts from this storm will be felt on the roads and highways.
Snow covered and snowpacked roads should be expected this evening
through the Monday morning commute.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Monday through Saturday

Light snow will continue on Monday, mainly in the morning, ending
during the afternoon. Additional accumulations of up to 4 more
inches are possible across the forecast area.

The next storm will affect all of the forecast area Tuesday
through Wednesday. Moderate to heavy snow is a good bet with this
storm. Significant snowfall amounts can be expected. Dry
conditions are forecast for all areas Thursday through at least
the beginning of next week.

The airmass will be cold this week with record low temperatures
possible Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings.


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

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