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Avalanche Warning


UTZ518-011300-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UTAH
505 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER.

THIS AVALANCHE WARNING IS FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHERN UTAH. THIS
WARNING WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY. THE AVALANCHE WATCH
FOR THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

NEW ACCUMULATIONS OF HEAVY SNOW HAVE CREATED DANGEROUS AVALANCHE
CONDITIONS. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD AVOID TRAVEL ON OR BELOW
STEEP SLOPES THIS WEEKEND.

THIS WARNING DOES NOT INCLUDE SKI AREAS OR HIGHWAYS WHERE
AVALANCHE CONTROL IS NORMALLY DONE.

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.AVALANCHE.ORG
OR CALL 1-888-999-4019.

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
505 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ066-073-010300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150201T0300Z/
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
INCLUDING...NORTH PASS...BLANCA PEAK
505 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...THE NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000
  FEET...THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FEET...THE EASTERN
  SAWATCH MOUNTAINS...AND WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE.

* TIMING...A PERIOD OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS LIKELY THIS
  EVENING...WITH SNOW GRADUALLY COMING TO AN END BY 8 PM.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* IMPACT...ROADS BECOME ICY AND SNOW COVERED AT TIMES...MAKING
  FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. HEAVY WET SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  INCREASED AVALANCHE THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
505 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ067-068-010300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150201T0300Z/
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...SOUTH FORK...CREEDE...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
505 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...A PERIOD OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS LIKELY THIS
  EVENING...WITH SNOW GRADUALLY COMING TO AN END BY 8 PM.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL ICY AND SNOW COVERED AT TIMES...MAKING FOR
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. HEAVY WET SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  INCREASED AVALANCHE THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
505 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ074-075-010700-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150201T0700Z/
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CUCHARA...STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS
505 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING... A PERIOD OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS LIKELY THIS
  EVENING...WITH SNOW GRADUALLY TAPERING TO FLURRIES AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL ICY AND SNOW COVERED AT TIMES...MAKING FOR
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. HEAVY WET SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  INCREASED AVALANCHE THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1221 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-011300-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
1221 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS THE SOUTHERN OUTLOOK
AREA WILL END BY LATE AFTERNOON.

FOG IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT IN THE COLDER NORTHERN VALLEYS AND ACROSS
PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN AND EAST CENTRAL UTAH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

PATCHY FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE INTO SUNDAY MORNING IN THE COLDER
NORTHERN VALLEYS AND ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN AND EAST CENTRAL
UTAH. SOME OF THIS FOG COULD BE LOCALLY DENSE.

A MOIST WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTHERN
THIRD OF THE OUTLOOK AREA SUNDAY NIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. A SERIES OF WEAK WEATHER SYSTEMS IN THIS FLOW WILL
BRING PERIODS OF ACCUMULATING SNOW TO THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS
DURING THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1010 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ030>051-011715-
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-
1010 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH THE
DAY. ON THE PLAINS...A FEW LIGHT RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS WILL
DEVELOP AS THE DAY PROGRESSES...MOST OF THESE HOLDING OFF UNTIL
AFTERNOON.

THE CHANCE OF ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL ON THE PLAINS WILL INCREASE
LATE THIS EVENING BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT. THE AIRMASS
WILL BECOME MORE UNSTABLE SO LOCALLY HEAVY AND BANDED SNOW SHOWERS
WILL BE POSSIBLE. MOST LOCATIONS SHOULD SEE LESS THAN 1 INCH OF
ACCUMULATION...BUT ANYWHERE HEAVIER BANDS SET UP COULD SEE A QUICK
2 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOWFALL AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. AT THIS
TIME...THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVIER SHOWERS WOULD FAVOR THE WESTERN
AND SOUTHERN DENVER SUBURBS INTO THE FOOTHILLS AND PALMER DIVIDE
AREA FROM LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE PRE-DAWN HOURS SUNDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR SUNDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE
30S OVER NORTHEAST COLORADO. WINDY AND WARMER WEATHER WILL OCCUR
BY MONDAY WITH A GOOD CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MOUNTAINS. ONLY LIGHT
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. TUESDAY WILL BE MILD AND
DRY OVER NORTHEAST COLORADO WITH SOME LIGHT SNOW IN THE
MOUNTAINS AND SOME GUSTY WINDS IN THE FOOTHILLS. A WEATHER
DISTURBANCE MAY BRING COLDER TEMPERATURES ALONG WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW ON WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...ANY REPORTS OF ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WOULD BE
APPRECIATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
910 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-011615-
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-
910 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW AND RAIN IN THE LOWER VALLEYS WILL CONTINUE TODAY...AND
SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE OVER THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS. PRECIPITATION
WILL BEGIN TO WIND DOWN FROM THE NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON. BY
EARLY THIS EVENING...STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS WILL RANGE FROM 6 TO 10 INCHES WITH
LOCAL ACCUMULATIONS UP TO ONE FOOT POSSIBLE.

IN ADDITION TO RAIN AND SNOW...FOG WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS
MORNING VALLEYS...WITH THE VISIBILITY BETWEEN ABOUT 1 AND 3 MILES
AT SOME LOCATIONS.

LINGERING SNOW OVER THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS WILL CONTINUE TO
DIMINISH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SNOW WILL AGAIN DEVELOP OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS ON MONDAY AND
THEN PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY. ON WEDNESDAY THE CHANCE OF SNOW
WILL SPREAD SOUTHWARD TO INCLUDE MOST OF THE WESTERN COLORADO
MOUNTAINS...STILL FAVORING THE NORTH. SNOW OR RAIN WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE IN SOME OF THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL VALLEYS ON
WEDNESDAY.

SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

CJC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
610 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

AZZ004>018-037>040-010700-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND BASINS-OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS-
MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-KAIBAB PLATEAU-COCONINO PLATEAU-
NORTHEAST PLATEAU AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-
NORTHEAST PLATEAU AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
CHINLE VALLEY-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
BLACK MESA AREA-LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-NORTHERN GILA COUNTY-
610 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR APACHE...COCONINO...NORTHERN
GILA...NAVAJO...AND YAVAPAI COUNTIES IN NORTHERN ARIZONA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY

EXPECT OCCASIONAL RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS TODAY...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND
SOUTH OF THE MOGOLLON RIM ND WHITE MOUNTAINS. SNOW LEVELS WILL RANGE
FROM 6500 TO 7500 FEET. ANY ACCUMULATIONS TODAY WILL BE LOCALIZED
AND LIMITED TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
554 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ058>089-093>099-011300-
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-
554 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN UPPER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM LOCATED OVER SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL
CONTINUE TO PUSH SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE UP ACROSS THE FOUR CORNERS AND
INTO WESTERN COLORADO TODAY. THIS AFTERNOON THE SYSTEM WILL SINK TO
THE SOUTH...WHILE ANOTHER SHORTWAVE DROPS DOWN ACROSS MONTANA AND
WYOMING. THIS WILL PUSH A COLD FRONT SOUTH ACROSS THE PALMER DIVIDE
THIS AFTERNOON...PRODUCING RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS THE EASTERN
PLAINS.

THEREFORE...SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS
TODAY...SPREADING EASTWARD ACROSS THE PLAINS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...WITH VALLEY AREAS RECEIVING AROUND
AN INCH OF ADDITIONAL SNOW. THE BEST CHANCE FOR SNOW ACROSS THE
SOUTHEAST PLAINS WILL COME LATER TONIGHT WHERE UP TO AN INCH OF
SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

LIGHT SNOW WILL COME TO AN END EARLY SUNDAY MORNING ACROSS THE
SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT PLAINS.  LITTLE IF ANY ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING.

A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL SPREAD SNOW SHOWERS INTO THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY WITH LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

ANOTHER ROUND OF MOUNTAIN SNOWS AND PLAINS RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ON WEDNESDAY AS THE NEXT SYSTEM DROPS IN FROM THE
NORTHWEST SENDING ANOTHER COLD FRONT ACROSS THE REGION.  LIGHT TO
MODERATE SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS. DEPENDING ON THE STORM STRENGTH...THE SOUTHEAST
MOUNTAINS AND PLAINS MAY SEE SOME LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

27/31


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
414 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ041-046-047-010115-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR...
AGATE...HUGO...LIMON...MATHESON...FORDER...KARVAL...KUTCH...
PUNKIN CENTER
414 PM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

.NOW...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THIS
AFTERNOON...CLEARING FROM THE WEST EARLY THIS EVENING.
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE UP TO A HALF INCH.


$$

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