Yuma County Hazardous Weather Outlook

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


Northwest winds will gust up to 45 mph mainly this afternoon, along
with a few light rain and snow showers in the wake of a cold front
moving across the area today. Little to no accumulation is expected.

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Kit Carson and Yuma
counties in Colorado, Dundy, Hitchcock, and Red Willow counties in
Nebraska, and Cheyenne, Rawlins, Decatur, Norton, Sherman, Thomas,
Sheridan, Graham, and Gove counties in Kansas. The advisory will be
in effect from 8 PM MST Monday evening until 5 PM MST Tuesday
evening. Expect the possibility for slick roads. Patchy blowing snow
could cause reductions in visibility. Gusty winds will cause
difficult travel conditions.


Strong winds will continue on Tuesday with sustained northwest to
north winds around 30 mph with gusts approaching 50 mph. Light snow
will move across the area with the next surge of cold air with total
accumulations remaining less than one inch north of Interstate 70.
South of Interstate 70, little to no accumulation is expected.


Spotter activation will not be needed. Please send any reports to the
National Weather Service.

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