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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1020 PM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

COZ072>075-079>082-161115-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.A.0009.140417T0000Z-140417T1000Z/
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-
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-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS...RYE...GREENHORN MTN...
WOODLAND PARK...PIKES PEAK
1020 PM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATION...PIKES PEAK AND THE RAMPART RANGE...THE SANGRE DE
  CRISTO MOUNTAINS...AND THE WET MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS
  SOUTHERN COLORADO WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIKELY PRODUCING
  SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION OVER AND NEAR THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY ABOVE
  7000 FEET. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS AT LOWER ELEVATIONS COULD BE
  LIMITED BY WARMER TEMPERATURES.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR
SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS TO DEVELOP.

WINTER STORMS MAY HAVE STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF OVER
6 INCHES ACROSS THE PLAINS AND HIGH VALLEYS OR OVER 8 INCHES IN
THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE
WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO THE LATEST
WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY
ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE WATCH AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
413 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-170915-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
413 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014 /313 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

AS A FRONT MOVES THROUGH NEBRASKA SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

JRS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
401 PM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

WYZ103-105-106-109-110-116-161100-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-SHIRLEY BASIN-
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
401 PM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL WYOMING...
SOUTH CENTRAL WYOMING AND SOUTHEAST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH WILL
PREVAIL THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING ALONG INTERSTATE 80 NEAR ELK
MOUNTAIN AND ARLINGTON...AND ALSO OVER THE SUMMIT OF INTERSTATE 80
NEAR VEDAUWOO.

WINDS WILL SUBSIDE SOMEWHAT THIS EVENING...THEN WILL INCREASE AGAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT INTO THE 25 TO 40 MPH RANGE WITH GUSTS NEAR
50 MPH AT ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN AND VEDAUWOO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SOME SNOW SHOULD FALL WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY BUT
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE GENERALLY LIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

&&

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGIC...AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON THE WEB AT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/CHEYENNE

$$

RUBIN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1027 AM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

COZ030>051-161630-
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-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-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
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-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1027 AM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SKIES WILL BE MOSTLY CLOUDY TODAY BUT WITH WARMER TEMPERATURES.
READINGS WILL BE IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S ACROSS LOWER
ELEVATIONS AND 30S AND 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. EXPECT GUSTY
WESTERLY WINDS OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS TODAY WITH SPEEDS OF 20
TO 30 MPH AND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH OVER THE PASSES TODAY AND
TONIGHT.  SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP IN THE
MOUNTAINS MAINLY NORTH OF I-70 AFTER MIDNIGHT AHEAD OF THE NEXT
STORM SYSTEM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE NEXT SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS NORTHERN COLORADO
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY...BRINGING A PERIOD OF LIGHT TO MODERATE
PRECIPITATION ALONG WITH COLDER TEMPERATURES. THE BEST CHANCE FOR
RAIN AND SNOW WILL COME WEDNESDAY NIGHT. IT WILL BE MILD THROUGH
THE WEEKEND...BUT A PACIFIC SYSTEM FROM THE DESERT SOUTHWEST COULD
BRING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
553 AM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-161200-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
553 AM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN
UTAH.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIND GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH ARE EXPECTED MAINLY ACROSS NORTHEAST UTAH
AND NORTHWEST COLORADO THIS AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL
DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTH TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT PUSHES INTO THE
AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AS A PACIFIC
STORM MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. LOCALLY 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW IS
POSSIBLE ABOVE 9000 FEET.

THE NEXT STORM WILL BRING PRECIPITATION TO THE AREA FRIDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY WITH SATURDAY LOOKING TO HAVE THE BEST CHANCE FOR
WIDESPREAD RAIN AND SNOWSHOWERS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
120 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

COZ031-033>036-161030-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 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-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...EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...
GORE PASS...RABBIT EARS PASS...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...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...
NEDERLAND...RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...
EVERGREEN...GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK
120 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

.NOW...
WESTERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH CAN BE
EXPECTED OVER THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES AND EAST SLOPES THROUGH
THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. OVER THE FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS...WINDS
WILL BE FROM THE WEST IN THE 15 TO 25 MPH RANGE WITH SOME GUSTS TO
40 MPH. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL OCCUR ALONG THE
WYOMING BORDER...NORTH AND WEST OF RED FEATHER LAKES.

$$

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