Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37

000
FPUS75 KBOU 161242
NOWBOU

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
642 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

COZ038>043-045-161500-
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
642 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

.NOW...
AREAS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID MORNING...MAINLY SOUTH OF
GREELEY AND FORT COLLINS. THE SNOW WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT WITH NO
ACCUMULATION...BUT THE SOUTHERN AND WESTERN SUBURBS AND DOUGLAS
AND WESTERN ELBERT COUNTIES WILL HAVE SOME HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS
THAT COULD PRODUCE A QUICK INCH OF SNOW AND MAKE ROADS A BIT
SLUSHY.

$$

COZ044-048>051-161500-
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
642 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE OVER NORTHEASTERN COLORADO
THROUGH MID MORNING. MOST OF THE SHOWERS WILL BE LIGHT...BUT THERE
WILL BE A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WITH BRIEF HEAVY RAIN. SOME OF THE
SHOWERS MAY ALSO BE MIXED WITH SNOW...BUT NO ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED.

$$

COZ046-047-161500-
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
642 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP OVER EASTERN ELBERT
AND LINCOLN COUNTIES BY MID MORNING. MOST OF THE SHOWERS WILL BE
LIGHT...AND LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

$$

COZ035-036-161500-
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
642 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

.NOW...
SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE FOOTHILLS FROM BOULDER SOUTHWARD
THROUGH MID MORNING AND SPREAD NORTH ACROSS LARIMER COUNTY.
THE SNOW WILL BE RATHER SHOWERY...BUT SNOWFALL RATES ONE HALF TO
ONE INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON. ROADS WILL BECOME SLUSHY OR SNOW
COVERED IN THE HIGHER FOOTHILLS.

$$

COZ030>034-037-161500-
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
642 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

.NOW...
SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF BERTHOUD
PASS THROUGH MID MORNING AND CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD TOWARD
THE WYOMING BORDER. THE SNOW WILL BE RATHER SHOWERY...BUT SNOWFALL
RATES OF ONE HALF TO ONE INCH PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON OVER THE
DIVIDE AND EAST SLOPES...WITH LIGHTER SNOW IN THE WESTERN VALLEYS.
STRONG EAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE ABOVE TIMBERLINE...WITH GUSTS UP
TO 45 MPH.

$$

GIMMESTAD


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.