Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1102 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

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NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...BLANCA PEAK...SPANISH PEAKS...GREENHORN MTN...
PIKES PEAK
1102 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND WET MOUNTAINS
  ABOVE 10000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL AFFECT THE
  REGION THIS AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY MORNING. THIS STORM WILL
  BRING HEAVY WET SNOW THE REGION.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
  SNOWFALL RATES COULD BE INTENSE AT TIMES WITH AROUND 2 INCHES
  PER HOUR POSSIBLE.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY WET SNOW...
  POOR VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

COZ072-074-079-270115-
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NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...CUCHARA...STONEWALL...
WESTON...RYE
1102 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO NOON MDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF BOTH THE WET MOUNTAINS AND
  SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL AFFECT THE
  REGION THIS AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY MORNING. THIS STORM WILL
  BRING HEAVY WET SNOW THE REGION.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES OF SNOW. THE HEAVIEST SNOW
  WILL OCCUR ON THE EAST FACING SLOPES. THE PRECIPITATION WILL
  BEGIN AS RAIN BUT IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE TO SNOW BY MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL LIKELY OCCUR ABOVE
  7000 FEET.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW...POOR
  VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS. SOME TREE DAMAGE
  AND POWER OUTAGES WILL BE POSSIBLE DUE TO THE INTENSE SNOWFALL
  RATES...ESPECIALLY ON NEWLY LEAFED OUT TREES ACROSS THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
1102 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
MONDAY.

* LOCATION...THE WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE AND EASTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY
  ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL AFFECT THE
  REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 9 INCHES.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW...POOR
  VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

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NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
1102 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL BRING PERIODS OF SNOW
  ACROSS THE AREA TODAY THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 9 INCHES.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW...
  POOR VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...INDEPENDENCE PASS...
MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE...NORTH PASS...CUMBRES PASS...
WOLF CREEK PASS
1102 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE MOUNTAINS ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL AFFECT THE
  REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 9 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW...POOR
  VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

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WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...SILVER CLIFF...WESTCLIFFE...WOODLAND PARK
1102 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO NOON MDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET. TELLER
  COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FEET AND PIKES PEAK BETWEEN 7500
  AND 11000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL BRING PERIODS OF
  RAIN AND SNOW ACROSS THE AREA TODAY THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...GENERALLY 4 TO 9 INCHES. FOR THE TELLER
  COUNTY AND FAR WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY REGIONS...THE HEAVIEST
  SNOW WILL FALL ON THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE RAMPART RANGE AND
  PIKES PEAK...WITH LESSER AMOUNTS ACROSS WESTERN TELLER COUNTY.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW...
  POOR VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

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WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG...TRINIDAD
1102 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO NOON MDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...HUERFANO AND WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500
  FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN AND SNOW ACROSS THE AREA LATER TODAY
  THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL BE DEPENDENT ON ELEVATIONS.
  AREAS GENERALLY BELOW 6000 FEET WILL LIKELY NOT SEE ANY SNOW
  WITH THIS STORM. RAIN WILL LIKELY MIX WITH AND CHANGE TO SNOW
  ABOVE 6000 FEET THIS EVENING. THE HEAVIER ACCUMULATIONS WILL
  OCCUR GENERALLY ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS AROUND 6 INCHES AT
  THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY
  SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND SLUSHY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$



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