Weather Alerts for Boulder Cty between 6000 and 9000ft

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
BOULDER CTY BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000FT

Areas Affected:
Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet - South and East Jackson, Larimer, North and Northeast Grand, Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet - West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet
Effective: Fri, 5/20 12:00am Updated: Wed, 5/18 11:06am Urgency: Future
Expires: Sat, 5/21 12:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...LATE SPRING STORM MAY BRING HEAVY SNOW TO THE FRONT RANGE
MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS THIS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...
.Confidence is increasing in moderate to heavy snowfall in the Front
Range mountains and foothills, mostly above 7000 feet and primarily
along the eastern slopes, late Thursday through Saturday morning.
There is still a lot of uncertainty in snowfall totals but
significant impacts seem likely, especially to mountain travel.
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations generally
between 6 and 18 inches with locally higher amounts possible.
* WHERE...Rabbit Ears Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park and the
Medicine Bow Range, and The Northern Front Range Foothills.
* WHEN...From late Thursday night through Saturday morning.
* IMPACTS...Roads will likely become slick and hazardous. Snow
covered roads will make travel hazardous. Travel may become very
difficult to impossible due to heavy snowfall on roadways. Travel
could be very difficult to impossible.

Information:
Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.
Persons should consider delaying all travel. Motorists should use
extreme caution if travel is absolutely necessary.
Roads will be slick resulting in slow and hazardous travel. Allow
extra time to reach your destination.