Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1007 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ038>043-045-261815-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...LOVELAND...NUNN...ARVADA...
BOULDER...GOLDEN...LAKEWOOD...LONGMONT...AURORA...BRIGHTON...
CITY OF DENVER...DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...
LITTLETON...PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...
LARKSPUR...BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...
STONEHAM...EATON...FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN...BENNETT...
BYERS...DEER TRAIL...LEADER
1007 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
RAIN WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE FRONT RANGE I-25 URBAN CORRIDOR
THROUGH THE NOON HOUR...BUT WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH IN INTENSITY
OVER THE SOUTHEAST PART OF THE DENVER METRO AREA INTO EASTERN
ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES. RAINFALL RATES WILL AVERAGE AROUND A
TENTH OF AN INCH PER HOUR...ALTHOUGH UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH
PER HOUR CAN BE EXPECTED FROM THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS MOVING INTO THE
FAR NORTHWEST SUBURBS OF DENVER AND BOULDER.

$$

COZ046-047-261815-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
INCLUDING...AGATE...HUGO...LIMON...MATHESON...FORDER...KARVAL...
KUTCH...PUNKIN CENTER
1007 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
REDEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF ELBERT AND LINCOLN COUNTIES THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. MOST OF THESE WILL OCCUR WEST OF HIGHWAY 71 AND
LIMON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

$$

COZ044-048>051-261815-
MORGAN COUNTY-LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-
PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...CROOK...
MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS...
JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...HAXTUN...HOLYOKE
1007 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
SHOWERS...MAINLY ALONG AND NORTH OF I-76 ON THE NORTHEAST COLORADO
PLAINS...WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE IN COVERAGE THROUGH THE NOON
HOUR. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE A TENTH OF AN INCH OR
LESS. SOME PONDING OF WATER MAY STILL EXIST IN AREAS THAT SAW
HEAVIER RAINFALL LAST NIGHT. DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

$$

COZ035-036-261815-
LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...
RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...
GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK
1007 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
RAIN AND SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE FOOTHILLS THROUGH THE NOON
HOUR. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL RANGE BETWEEN 7800 AND 9000
FEET...LOWEST IN THE HEAVIER SHOWERS. THE SNOW MAY BE HEAVY WITH A
QUICK INCH OR TWO OF SLUSHY ACCUMULATION. RAIN WILL OCCUR IN LOWER
ELEVATIONS WITH RAINFALL RATES OF ONE TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH PER
HOUR.
$$

COZ030>034-037-261815-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...WALDEN...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS...DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...
HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...KREMMLING...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK...FAIRPLAY...HARTSEL...
LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK
1007 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD AND HEAVIER ALONG THE EASTERN
SLOPE OF THE FRONT RANGE AND PARK COUNTY THROUGH THE NOON HOUR.
SNOWFALL RATES AROUND 1 INCH PER HOUR CAN BE EXPECTED AS THE
HEAVIER PRECIPITATION MOVES INTO THE AREA. OVER MUCH OF GRAND AND
JACKSON COUNTIES...ONLY SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL
OCCUR. ROADS WILL TURN SLUSHY AS THE HEAVIER SNOW BEGINS.

$$

BARJENBRUCH



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