Yuma County Hazardous Weather Outlook

This hazardous weather outlook is for extreme southwest Nebraska…
northwest Kansas and east central Colorado.

.DAY ONE…TODAY AND TONIGHT…

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Yuma County in Colorado,
Dundy, Hitchcock, and Red Willow counties in Nebraska, and Cheyenne
and Rawlins counties in Kansas beginning at 11 p.m. MST Monday night
and continuing through 5 p.m. Tuesday evening.

A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for Kit Carson County in Colorado,
and Sherman, Thomas, Decatur, and Norton counties in Kansas from
Monday evening through Tuesday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY…

A quick moving storm system will impact the Central High Plains
Monday night into Tuesday. Rain is expected to quickly change over
to snow as temperatures fall into the 20s Monday night. Snow is
expected to impact travel across the Tri-State area Monday night
through Tuesday. Accumulations of over 6 inches of snow are possible
north of Interstate 70 and west of US Highway 83. Winds will be
breezy with gusts up to 45 mph on Tuesday, which could cause
additional travel concerns, which may include patchy blowing snow.

Continue to monitor the forecast for the latest watch and warning
information and expected snow amounts.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

Spotter activation may be required. Please send us any snowfall
reports.

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