Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

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

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Areas of light snow will continue over the mountain ridges through
today, but little accumulation is expected. Wind gusts up to 45
mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow over the ridges
and along the east slopes of the foothills, mainly north of
Interstate 70.

On the plains, wind gusts to 25 mph will develop near the
northern border and northeast corner of the state this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Saturday through Thursday

Strong and gusty downsloping winds are expected over the
mountains and foothills Saturday into Monday. Winds will be less
significant over the plains. There will be a chance of snow in
mountains Saturday night, Sunday night through Monday, then again
Wednesday afternoon through Thursday night. Significant
accumulations are not expected. The plains will be dry through much
of the period with an outside chance of a little snow Thursday
night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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