Travelers Forecast
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
650 PM MDT SAT MAY 2 2015

A WEAK UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER COLORADO ON SUNDAY WILL GIVE WAY TO AN
APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL WEATHER DISTURBANCE FROM THE SOUTHWEST
UNITED STATES ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY.  ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL BE IN
PLACE OVER THE STATE AS THE UPPER DISTURBANCE APPROACHES.  ROUNDS OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEK AS THE UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE
SLOWLY TRACKS OVER COLORADO.  TEMPERATURES WILL BE AROUND SEASONAL
NORMALS...BUT PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL BE WETTER THAN NORMAL.

...THE FORECAST FOR THE CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS EAST OF VAIL PASS...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...
SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE LATE EVENING
HOURS. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 29 TO 37. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 1 INCH. HIGHS 47 TO 57. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS 27 TO 33. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE. HIGHS 43 TO 53. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES
POSSIBLE. LOWS 28 TO 34. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 44 TO 54.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 28 TO 36. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 42 TO 52. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...
SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 27 TO 35.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 43 TO 53. LOWS 26 TO 34.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...
RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 22 TO 30.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 40 TO 50.

THE ULTRAVIOLET INDEX FOR DENVER ON SUNDAY IS A 8
WHICH IS IN THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY.

THE FORECAST WEATHER AND HIGH TEMPERATURE FOR SUNDAY
AT A FEW CITIES AROUND THE COUNTRY...

SEATTLE...SUNNY AND 71.
SAN FRANCISCO...MOSTLY CLOUDY AND 59.
LOS ANGELES...PARTLY CLOUDY AND 66.
SALT LAKE CITY...PARTLY CLOUDY AND 77.
LAS VEGAS...SUNNY AND 91.
CHICAGO...PARTLY CLOUDY AND 80.
DALLAS...SUNNY AND 83.
BOSTON...PARTLY CLOUDY AND 66.
NEW YORK CITY...SUNNY AND 70.
WASHINGTON DC...SUNNY AND 81.
ATLANTA...SUNNY AND 81.
MIAMI...PARTLY CLOUDY AND 82.

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