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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
641 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
641 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS OF
THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL DIMINISH IN INTENSITY
THROUGH THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...WITH GENERALLY LIGHT
SNOWFALL THEN CONTINUING INTO TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 4
TO 8 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN THROUGH
TONIGHT...WITH 1 TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGH MOUNTAIN
VALLEYS. BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
HIGHER TERRAIN TODAY...CAUSING AREAS OF REDUCED VISIBILITY IN SNOW
AND BLOWING SNOW...ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES.

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY
AND INTO THE PIKES PEAK REGION THIS AFTERNOON...WITH SNOW CONTINUING
AND SPREADING SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS THE REST OF SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS
AND PLAINS THROUGH THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT HOURS. FLUFFY SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 6 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE HIGHER
TERRAIN TONIGHT...WITH 1 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
LOWER ELEVATIONS. MUCH COLDER AIR WILL START TO FILTER ACROSS THE
AREA TODAY...AS ANOTHER SURGE OF ARCTIC AIR CONTINUES TO MOVE INTO
THE ROCKIES THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE WEDNESDAY MORNING OVER THE
EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND PLAINS...BEFORE TAPERING OFF TO FLURRIES BY
LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. ACCUMULATIONS DURING THE DAY WILL BE IN
THE 1 TO 2 INCH RANGE MOST AREAS...ALTHOUGH A FEW LOCATIONS
ACROSS THE SANGRE DE CRISTO AND WET MOUNTAINS MAY SEE SNOWFALL OF
2 TO 4 INCHES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
LIKELY OVER AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH TONIGHT...AND ACROSS THE
I-25 CORRIDOR AND SOUTHEASTERN PLAINS LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT.

$$

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