Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

…STRONG WINDS AND HEAVY SNOW IN THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH
THIS EVENING…

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

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Moderate to heavy snow will continue in the mountains today before
tapering off shortly before midnight. Travel in the mountains
will be hazardous due to snow rates between one to two inches per
hour along with blowing snow and gusty winds, especially this
afternoon and evening. Travel will begin to improve after midnight
tonight.

Across the urban corridor and northeast plains, another round of
isolated to scattered light snow showers will be possible during
the late afternoon and evening. Minor accumulations, ranging from
just a trace to under one half inch, will be possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Sunday through Friday

Another system will move through Colorado during the day on
Sunday lasting through Sunday night. This system will bring
moderate snow to the central mountains of Colorado while the far
northern mountains will see light amounts. Areas of light snow
will fall across the urban corridor and plains with some moderate
snow possible over the southern Foothills, Palmer divide and
South Park. Snow amounts across the Denver metro area will range
from 1 to 3 inches.

For Monday through Wednesday it will be dry except for a chance
of light snow in the mountains on Monday. Temperatures will start
out cool on Monday and increase into the 40s by mid-week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

Snowfall reports from spotters will be appreciated.

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