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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
646 AM MDT SAT MAY 30 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-
646 AM MDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS
THE MOUNTAINS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  THE MAIN THREAT WITH
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE BRIEF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL...DANGEROUS
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND ERRATIC GUSTY WINDS UP TO 50 MPH. ONE
OR TWO STORMS IN AND NEAR THE SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS COULD BRIEFLY
BECOME STRONG...PRODUCING HAIL UNDER 1 INCH IN DIAMETER. LOCALIZED
FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE SHOULD A STRONGER STORM IMPACT BURN
SCARS OR AREAS WITH SATURATED SOILS FROM RECENT HEAVY RAINS.

AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS WILL CONTINUE TO RUN HIGH AND FAST AT
TIMES...AS RUNOFF FROM RECENT HEAVY RAINS CONTINUES TO FLOW
DOWNSTREAM. USE EXTREME CAUTION IN AND NEAR WATER WAYS AS BANKS ARE
UNSTABLE AND FAST FLOWS CAN BE DANGEROUS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

OVER EASTERN SECTIONS...FROM WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT
...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF
50 MPH...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL...HAZARDOUS LIGHTNING AND HAIL
AROUND ONE INCH ARE ANTICIPATED.

OTHERWISE...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED PRIMARILY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE EACH DAY...ESPECIALLY OVER THE
MOUNTAINS. THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE
LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS...SMALL HAIL AND BRIEF PERIODS OF HEAVY
RAINFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING IN AND NEAR THE SOUTHEAST
MOUNTAINS.

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