Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

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

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Light snow will redevelop across the high country late this
afternoon and persist into the overnight period. Periods of brief
moderate to heavy snow can be expected tonight with 2-6 inches
expected along the higher ranges of the northern mountains by
early Sunday. By the late in the day Sunday, snow totals will
range from 4-10 inches with the highest amounts over the far
northern mountains near Rabbit Ears. 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.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

Snowfall reports will be appreciated.

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