Apr 13

***Winter Storm Watch Issued***

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***The National Weather Service in Denver Has Issued A Winter Storm Watch***

Please note; Castle Rock and areas along the Palmer Divide are not yet included in this watch!

Details

  • TIMING
    SNOW WILL BEGIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
      SATURDAY AND INTO SUNDAY.  THE SNOW COULD BE HEAVY AT TIMES.
    
  • SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
    ACCUMULATIONS OF 12 TO 18 INCHES WILL BE
      POSSIBLE BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON WITH ANOTHER 12 TO 18 INCHES
      POSSIBLE FROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY.
    
  •  WIND/VISIBILITY
    NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AT 15 TO 25 MPH.
      VISIBILITIES LESS THAN ONE MILE WILL BE POSSIBLE IN HEAVY SNOW
      SHOWERS.
  • IMPACTS
    ROADS ARE EXPECTED TO BE SNOW-COVERED AND SNOW
      PACKED...POSSIBLY LEADING TO ROAD CLOSURES. DENSE AND HEAVY SNOW
      ACCUMULATING ON TREE BRANCHES MAY CAUSE TREES TO FALL...OR
      BRANCHES TO BREAK OFF.

Stay with us on MountainWaveWX and we will update you if the Watch or Warning Status changes for us South of Denver

 

John R. Braddock
Storm Chaser/ Amateur Meteorologist at Mountain Wave Weather
John R. Braddock is a NOAA/NWS Certified Storm Chaser and Amateur Meteorologist living in Castle Rock, Colorado. A graduate of Colorado State University with a Bachelor's in Computer Science and a Colorado native, he specializes in short range forecasting, severe weather and mountain weather dynamics.

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