Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

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

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

It will become windy this afternoon with gusts up to 60 mph over
the mountains and foothills and up to 40 mph over the western I-25
corridor. Strong winds tonight will become more confined to the
foothills and adjacent plains with strong gusts possibly reaching
as high as 75 mph.

Snow will move into the mountains this evening. The heaviest
snowfall is expected near Rabbit Ears Pass and Muddy Pass where 2
to 5 inches of snow is expected. For the rest of the mountains,
snowfall is expected to be less than 3 inches.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Thursday through Tuesday

Light snow is expected in the mountains Thursday through Friday.
Light snow will return to the mountains Saturday afternoon and
continue well into next week. Snowfall amounts will not be
significant. There will be a chance of light snow over the plains,
more so over the eastern border areas Thursday night and Friday.
There could be slight accumulations there by Friday afternoon.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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