Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 5:12 AM MST on December 25, 2014

...Winter Storm Warning in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to noon MST Friday...

The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow...which is in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to noon MST Friday. The Winter Weather Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Timing...snow will develop across the Boulder area and the western suburbs of Denver late this afternoon and continue tonight. Snow may be heavy at times this evening. Snow will decrease by Friday morning.

* Snow accumulations...6 to 10 inches by Friday morning.

* Wind/visibility...north winds of 10 to 20 mph may produce some blowing snow which will reduce visibilities to less than half a mile at times mainly this evening.

* Impacts...people planning travel in the Denver-Boulder Metro area should be prepared for hazardous driving conditions tonight into Friday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Roads will become icy and snowpacked with hazardous travel conditions. Visibilities will be reduced at times due to the heavy snowfall. If traveling allow extra time to reach your destination.