Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook


This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Strong flow aloft over Colorado this morning will produce a few
more hours of strong winds in and near the Front Range foothills.
Winds may still gust as high as 60 to 75 mph in the foothills of
Boulder and Jefferson Counties. Areas along the foothills may see
wind gusts of 35 to 50 mph at times. Motorists should use caution
while driving in areas with strong cross winds, especially in
lightweight or high-profile vehicles. By late morning, the strong
winds aloft will be diminishing which will allow surface winds to
decrease. The remainder of the day should be mostly sunny. The
mountains may see a few snow showers, but no significant
accumulations are expected. No hazardous weather is expected

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Wednesday through Monday

A weather system will move across Colorado on Wednesday
bringing strong winds to the mountains and foothills along with
light snow falling across the western slopes of the mountains. The
strongest gusts are expected Wednesday night as gusts up to 75
mph are possible. Another system will move across the area late
Thursday through Friday bringing a chance of light snow to the
entire area Thursday night or Friday. After a brief break in the
snow early Saturday, yet another system will bring a chance of
snow to the mountains late Saturday through Tuesday.


Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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