Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook


This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Light snow will move back into the northern Colorado mountains
during the day today. There may be a period of heavier snow during
the night tonight, especially in the mountains near the Wyoming
border. Accumulations through the day Sunday are expected to be 2
to 5 inches in most places, with up to 10 inches around Rabbit
Ears Pass. The high mountains and foothills will have wind gusts
in the 30 to 50 mph range. On the plains it will not be as cold,
with occasional wind gusts to 30 mph possible near the Wyoming
border and near the foothills.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Sunday through Friday

Periods of light to moderate snow are expected in the mountains
and mountain valleys, as a series of upper level disturbances move
across the state through the period. For the foothills and
adjacent plains, there is a chance for light snow late Tuesday or
early Wednesday. It will also be windy in the higher mountains and
foothills, where winds of 30 to 50 mph can be expected in wind
prone areas. Temperatures across the northeast plains will be
near to slightly above normal.


Snowfall reports will be appreciated.

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