Cold Weather Advisories Issued – More On The Way!

Latest On Colder Weather for Palmer Divide and Eastern Colorado


A host of cold weather advisories have been issued for Eastern Colorado tonight as temperatures are expected to plummet behind a cold front that moved through this afternoon. Here's the latest update on these weather alerts:


Frost Advisory - beginning Thu 12:00 am, expires Thu 9:00 am


* WHAT...Temperatures as low as 29 will result in frost formation.

* WHERE...Plains of northeast Colorado.

* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 9 AM MDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if left uncovered.

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

Freeze Warning - beginning Thu 12:00 am, expires Thu 9:00 am

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 27 expected.
* WHERE...In Nebraska, Dundy County. In Colorado, Yuma County
* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 9 AM MDT Thursday.
* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other
sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor

A Freeze Watch is also in effect for parts of Southern Colorado

Thursday Night Cold!

There is good agreement among models that the cooler air will linger through Thursday and likely Friday. The main period of concern will be Thursday night into Friday morning where clear skies will allow temperatures to drop pretty significantly.

Nam3K Forecast Low Temperatures Friday Morning

NWS has mentioned it and we will have to keep an eye on it, but don't be surprised to see Freeze Warnings or Hard Freeze Warnings up for Thursday night into Friday morning.

Make sure you have things prepared just in case. We will have another update out on Thursday with further updates on the cold!


About John R. Braddock 512 Articles
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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