Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
340 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOPONAS...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE
340 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST MONDAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING WITH THE GREATEST
  ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED TO OCCUR TONIGHT INTO MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 16 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH...BECOMING
  NORTHEAST TO EAST ON MONDAY AND WEAKENING.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ACROSS THE
  MOUNTAINS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL REDUCE
  VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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.

&&

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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...CRESTED BUTTE...
MARBLE
340 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON
  WITH THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED TO OCCUR TONIGHT AND
  MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

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

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ACROSS THE
  MOUNTAINS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL
  REDUCE VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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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EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN
340 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 6 PM MST MONDAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA LATE TODAY AND
  THIS EVENING. THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR
  AFTER MIDNIGHT INTO MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH BECOMING
  NORTH TO NORTHEAST LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ACROSS THE
  MOUNTAINS. LOCALIZED BLOWING SNOW POSSIBLE.

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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