Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
328 PM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SNOW TO RETURN TO THE HIGH COUNTRY...

.A WET STORM SYSTEM AND EASTERLY UPSLOPE WINDS WILL BRING A
PERIOD OF WET HEAVY SNOW TO THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE FRONT RANGE
MOUNTAINS...MAINLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

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SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK
328 PM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

* TIMING...ALTHOUGH CONVECTIVE SHOWERS WILL OCCUR TONIGHT...MORE
  WIDESPREAD SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE TOMORROW MORNING WITH LOWERING
  SNOW LEVELS THROUGH MONDAY. HEAVIEST SNOW LOOKS TO OCCUR ABOVE
  10 THOUSAND FEET LATE TOMORROW AFTERNOON THEN ABOVE 8 THOUSAND
  FEET THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. STEADY BUT LIGHTER SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 19 INCHES...WITH HEAVIEST AMOUNTS
  EAST OF THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE ALONG THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS.
  SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR ARE
  POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...EAST 15 TO 20 MPH. VISIBILITY MAY DROP BELOW
  HALF A MILE IN THE HEAVIER SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT AND HAZARDOUS DUE TO
  HEAVY SNOW...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY. THE WET
  HEAVY SNOW MAY WEIGH DOWN TREES AND BREAK BRANCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

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