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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO  
605 AM MDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
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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-  
605 AM MDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST  
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.  
   
DAY ONE
 
TODAY AND TONIGHT  
 
SNOW, HEAVY AT TIMES IN COMBINATION WITH GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS  
IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH, ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER THE FAR  
SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO PLAINS THROUGH THIS MORNING AND POSSIBLY  
INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS, THEREFORE A WINTER STORM WARNING  
CONTINUES FOR THESE LOCATIONS UNTIL 1 PM MDT.  
 
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN 1 AND 4 INCHES, WITH  
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE ANTICIPATED. THE SNOW, COMBINED WITH  
THE GUSTY WINDS, WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL  
DUE TO BLOWING SNOW, LOW VISIBILITIES AND SNOW PACKED AND OR  
SLICK ICY ROADS OVER THE FAR SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO PLAINS,  
PRIMARILY DURING THE MORNING HOURS.  
 
IN ADDITION, A FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT OVER  
THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR AND ADJACENT LOCATIONS, AS  
TEMPERATURES HAVE FALLEN OR ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FREEZING.  
ALSO, ANOTHER FREEZE WARNING MAY BE NEEDED FOR EARLY MONDAY  
MORNING, ALTHOUGH RECENT DATA SUGGESTS TEMPERATURES MAY BE  
SLIGHTLY TOO WARM OVER MANY LOCATIONS TO ISSUE AT THIS TIME.  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY  
 
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED IN THE SAWATCH AND MOSQUITO  
MOUNTAINS ON MONDAY, WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND 1 INCH POSSIBLE  
OVER THE HIGHER PEAKS. TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY, SNOW  
WILL BE FOUND OVER THE HIGHER PEAKS OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST  
COLORADO MOUNTAINS, WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF ACCUMULATION EXPECTED.  
   
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE  
LIKELY ACROSS THE FAR SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO PLAINS TODAY.  
 

 
 
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