Issue Date: 254 AM MDT Thu Apr 15 2021
This hazardous weather outlook is for extreme southwest Nebraska...
northwest Kansas and east central Colorado.
.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for portions of the area late
this evening through Friday morning, mainly west and north of Colby,
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
Precipitation will end from west to east late Friday morning. The
Winter Weather Advisory will expire at 12 PM MDT Friday.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotters are encouraged to report snow accumulation measurements to
the National Weather Service in Goodland via social media or
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
Issue Date: 247 AM MDT Thu Apr 15 2021
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MDT /7 PM
CDT/ THIS EVENING TO NOON MDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY...
* WHAT...Snow. Total snow accumulations are anticipated to range
from 3 to 6 inches in northeast Colorado and adjacent Kansas and
Nebraska border counties. Further south and east, total snow
accumulations are anticipated to range from 2 to 4 inches. North
winds at 15 to 25 mph will gust up to 35 mph Friday morning.
* WHERE...Yuma and Kit Carson counties in northeast Colorado.
Dundy and Hitchcock counties in southwest Nebraska. Sherman,
Cheyenne, Rawlins, and Thomas counties in northwest Kansas.
* WHEN...From 6 PM MDT /7 PM CDT/ this evening to noon MDT /1 PM
* IMPACTS...Accumulating snow, breezy north winds, and blowing
snow will create hazardous travel conditions late tonight and
Friday morning, particularly along and north of Interstate 70.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Precipitation will overspread the region
from west to east after sunset this evening, beginning as rain
or a mix of rain and snow. Precipitation will transition to
all snow overnight, heaviest between Midnight and 9 AM MDT
Friday. Temperatures will bottom out in the mid 20s to lower
30s, coldest in Yuma and Kit Carson counties in Colorado.
Precipitation will end from west to east late Friday morning.
If you must travel tonight and Friday morning, slow down, turn
off cruise control, and exercise additional caution, particularly
at intersections and highway on-ramps and off-ramps where
accidents are more likely to occur. Decelerating abruptly or
making sharp turns at a high rate of speed may result in loss of
vehicle control. Avoid sudden accelerations and decelerations.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.