Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
240 PM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...More snow for the northern Colorado mountains...

.An active storm track will bring another round of snow to the
Colorado high country. Snow showers will increase later this afternoon,
and then become more widespread by Thursday morning. People
planning travel into the Colorado high country tonight or Thursday
should be prepared for winter travel conditions with snow or
slush covered roads, reduced visibility, and slow travel.

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West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
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 East Slopes Park and Northern Gore
Ranges, Gore Pass, Rabbit Ears Pass, 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,
and Winter Park
240 PM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 6 PM MDT THURSDAY...

* TIMING...Snow showers will increase in coverage this
  afternoon, but then become heavier and more widespread tonight
  into Thursday morning. Snow will taper off again late Thursday
  afternoon.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 to 8 inches, with local amounts up to
  one foot.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
  mph. Visibility may be reduced to one quarter mile in the
  heavier snow showers.

* IMPACTS...Colder temperatures arriving tonight will allow snow
  and slush to accumulate on roads. Travelers headed into the
  Colorado high country should be prepared for winter travel
  conditions. Traction and chain laws may be enacted over the
  high mountain passes tonight and Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while
driving.

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