Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

…Winter Weather Advisory for the mountains until 11 AM…

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Snow and blowing snow in the mountains this morning will still
have the possibility of causing travel issues. Only another 1 to 4
inches of snow will fall during the day, but gusts up to 40 mph
will reduce visibility due to blowing snow. Low clouds pushing
into the foothills and Palmer Divide may cause fog in these areas
as well.

Much colder temperatures across the area today compared to
yesterday. Light snow and strong winds will move into the
mountains tonight, with gusts up to 55 mph causing blowing and
drifting snow.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Tuesday through Sunday

Mainly dry weather will prevail Tuesday through Thursday, with
temperatures returning to above normal levels. Gusty winds to
around 50 mph will occur Tuesday in the Front Range Mountains and

There are signs that more significant snowfall will be possible in
the mountains starting Thursday night or early Friday, and then
continuing into next weekend. Some of this snow could also spill
onto the plains, especially on Sunday.


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

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