Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

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

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight

Periods of snow, along with gusty winds from 50 to 60 mph, will
lead to hazardous driving conditions, in the mountains, today and
tonight. The worst conditions will be over the higher mountains
passes. Meanwhile, over South Park, blowing snow along Highway
285, may lead to poor visibilities at times, as winds gust to 50
mph.

Across the plains, very windy conditions will occur late this
morning and afternoon. Northwest winds will gust up to 50 mph at
times. Along I-25, from Wellington to the Wyoming border, gusts
up to 60 mph may occur with dangerous crosswinds.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Tuesday through Sunday

Light snow will be likely in the mountains on Tuesday while there
will be a chance of snow over the plains. Fairly strong northerly
winds are expected over the plains Tuesday and Tuesday evening.
There will be another chance of snow in the mountains Thursday
afternoon and night and again on Sunday afternoon and night. The
plains will be dry after Tuesday. Temperatures will warm to above
seasonal normals Saturday and Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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