Washington County Hazardous Weather Outlook

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

.DAY ONE…This Afternoon and Tonight

Light snow showers and gusty winds in the mountains will decrease
during the afternoon hours today. On the plains, high temperatures
will be much cooler than yesterday with gusty northeast winds.

Overnight, areas of light freezing drizzle are expected to
develop, mainly along the Palmer Divide and Cheyenne Ridge.
However, any impacts on travel should be minimized by warm
pavement temperatures.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Friday through Wednesday

For Friday and Friday night, more widespread precipitation can be
expected, most of it falling in the form of snow. However,
accumulations in most areas will be light. On the plains, the
precipitation may start off as light freezing drizzle Friday
morning. Mountain roads may see some snow or slush accumulation,
and areas of slick travel.

Drier and somewhat warmer weather conditions are expected to
return over the weekend and continue through Monday. A colder and
more unsettled weather pattern will return Tuesday and Wednesday
with more snow in the mountains and rain or snow on the plains.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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