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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1204 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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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 9000FT-
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 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY  ABOVE 8500FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500FT/PIKE`S 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 VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FEET-
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-
1204 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND
PIKES PEAK REGION THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE MAIN THREAT WITH
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. THIS WILL INCREASE
THE POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING SHOULD A STRONGER STORM
IMPACT ONE OF THE BURN SCARS. HAYDEN PASS AND WALDO BURN SCARS
WILL BE AT GREATEST RISK GIVEN THE FOCUS FOR MORE WIDESPREAD
THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO BE ACROSS NORTHERN PORTIONS
OF SOUTHERN COLORADO TODAY. OTHER STORM THREATS WILL INCLUDE SMALL
HAIL, LIGHTNING AND WIND GUSTS UP 40 MPH.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DRIFT EASTWARD INTO THE ADJACENT PLAINS
THROUGH THIS EVENING...WITH LIGHTNING...BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL...AND
WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH POSSIBLE.

THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 12000 FEET MAY PICK UP SPOTTY SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR TWO THROUGH THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

GENERALLY HIGHER TERRAIN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS, CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING LIGHTNING, SMALL HAIL, LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND GUSTY
WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE INTO WEDNESDAY. IN ADDITION, CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED MONDAY AND TUESDAY, ESPECIALLY
OVER THE EASTERN PLAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE IN AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS TODAY AND TONIGHT.


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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
944 AM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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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-
944 AM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON NORTH OF THE
METRO AREA AND OVER THE MOUNTAINS. FROM MID AFTERNOON THROUGH THE
EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS...AND ALONG THE PALMER DIVIDE...WITH A FEW
THUNDERSTORM ALSO POSSIBLE OVER THE URBAN CORRIDOR AND METRO AREA.
AFTER MIDNIGHT SHOWERS WILL DIMINISH RAPIDLY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE HIGH COUNTRY THIS WEEKEND...ESPECIALLY ON SATURDAY...WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS
INCLUDING THE DENVER METRO AREA. MONDAY WILL BE DRY AND WINDY OVER
THE PLAINS WITH INCREASING FIRE DANGER. IN THE MOUNTAINS...THERE
WILL BE A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS.

BY TUESDAY...COLDER TEMPERATURES WITH A PASSING STORM SYSTEM MAY
BRING A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS TO THE AREA WITH SOME SNOW IN THE
MOUNTAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
430 AM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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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-FLAT TOPS-
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-
430 AM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
ACROSS THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH EAST-CENTRAL UTAH AND
WEST-CENTRAL COLORADO FAVORED FOR HEAVY RAIN. THE STRONGEST CELLS
WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WHICH COULD LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SATURDAY...SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO FUEL SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY...BUT MAINLY OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN.

SUNDAY AND MONDAY...DRIER AND BREEZY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE NORTH SUNDAY. STORM COVERAGE INCREASES
MONDAY WITH SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING
COLD FRONT.

MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION
POSSIBLE FOR ALL BUT FAR SOUTHEAST UTAH AND SOUTHWEST COLORADO AS
A PACIFIC STORM DRIVES A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT.
IMPACTFUL EARLY SEASON SNOW IS POSSIBLE OVER THE NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS WITH SNOW LEVELS LOWERING TO MOUNTAIN
BASES.

WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...DRY BUT UNSEASONABLY COOL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED TODAY OR TONIGHT...HOWEVER
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO RELAY RAINFALL AMOUNTS OR ANY OBSERVED
FLOODING TO THE GRAND JUNCTION FORECAST OFFICE.

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