Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
552 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015


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EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
552 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 6 AM MDT EARLY...

SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL HAS ENDED. THOUGH OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS
WILL OCCUR TODAY...ONLY LIGHT ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED.

$$

COZ019-181300-
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SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
552 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 AM MDT EARLY...

SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL HAS ENDED. THOUGH OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS
WILL OCCUR TODAY...ONLY LIGHT ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED.

$$

COZ018-182000-
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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
552 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE
  CITY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES...WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS
  ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK WITH SLUSH OR SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ010-012-182000-
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GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
552 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS...
  CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...LOCALLY HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH
  TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES...BRINGING
  TOTALS OF UP 10 TO 20 INCHES. LOCAL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2
  FEET.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK WITH SLUSH OR SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ009-182000-
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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
552 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...SKYWAY.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...LOCALLY HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH
  TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES...BRINGING
  TOTALS UP TO 10 TO 20 INCHES. LOCAL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2
  FEET.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK WITH SLUSH OR SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ017-182000-
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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
552 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES....BRINGING
  STORM TOTAL AMOUNTS OF 5 TO 10 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK WITH SLUSH OR SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ003-004-013-182000-
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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
552 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...COLUMBINE...
  TOPONAS...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
  THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE OVER THE FLATTOPS.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.

* VISIBILITY...BELOW ONE HALF MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK WITH SLUSH OR SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


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