Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

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

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Strong west-northwest winds above timberline and down the east
slopes of the Front Range to the immediate plains will continue
through mid-morning. Expect wind gusts 40 to 50 mph through 10 AM.
It will be dry today and tonight, and temperatures will be 10
degrees above normal.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Tuesday through Sunday

Dry and warm conditions are expected on Tuesday. From Wednesday
through Friday the weather will become cooler and unsettled as a
cold front moves over the plains and an upper level disturbance
moves over Colorado from the south. Light snow is expected to
develop over the mountains Wednesday and rain changing to snow are
expected on the plains Wednesday evening. Cooler temperatures and
the chance of snow will continue through Thursday and Friday as
the upper level weather system slowly moves over the state. Snow
accumulations in the mountains over the three day period could
approach 6 to 8 inches. However, no periods of moderate or heavy
snow are expected and no adverse impacts will be experienced.
Saturday and Sunday should be dry again.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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