Short Term Forecast
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
116 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

COZ038>043-045-262145-
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
116 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
RAIN WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE FRONT RANGE I-25 URBAN CORRIDOR
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. THE MOST PERSISTENT RAINFALL WILL OCCUR
ALONG AND WEST OF I-25 WHERE RAINFALL RATES WILL AVERAGE CLOSE TO
ONE TENTH OF AN INCH PER HOUR. FARTHER EAST...THE RAIN WILL BE
MORE SHOWERY WITH PERIODS OF RAIN INTERSPERSED WITH FOG.

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COZ046-047-262145-
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
116 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

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

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COZ044-048>051-262145-
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
116 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTHEAST
PLAINS THIS AFTERNOON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE AROUND A TENTH OF
AN INCH. 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.

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COZ035-036-262145-
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
116 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
RAIN AND AREAS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE FOOTHILLS THROUGH
THE AFTERNOON. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL RANGE BETWEEN 8500 AND 9500
FEET...LOWEST IN THE HEAVIER SHOWERS. THE SNOW MAY BE HEAVY WITH A
QUICK INCH OR TWO OF SLUSHY ACCUMULATION. RAINFALL RATES WILL
AVERAGE AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH PER HOUR.

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COZ030>034-037-262145-
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
116 PM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.NOW...
HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE EASTERN SLOPE OF THE FRONT
RANGE AND PARK COUNTY THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL RATES OF
1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE HEAVIER SHOWERS FROM
SUMMIT COUNTY ACROSS THE MOSQUITO RANGE AND TOWARD MOUNT EVANS AND
KENOSHA PASS. OVER MUCH OF GRAND AND JACKSON COUNTIES...ONLY
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL OCCUR. ROADS WILL BE SNOW
COVERED AND SLUSHY IN AREAS OF HEAVIER SNOWFALL. MOUNTAIN TRAVEL
WILL BE HAZARDOUS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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