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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1149 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SNOW AND COLD SPREADING ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...

.SNOW WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. PERIODS OF HEAVY
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING MAINLY OVER THE
HIGHER MOUNTAINS. THE SNOW WILL DIMINISH IN THE MOUNTAINS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

ON THE PLAINS...SNOW WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD THIS AFTERNOON AND
MAY BE BRIEFLY HEAVY IN SOME AREAS. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL
BLAST SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING. THIS WILL BRING A BRIEF
PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOW...GUSTY WINDS...AND LOW VISIBILITY.

COZ031-040415-
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WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS
1149 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES.
  SNOW WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ANOTHER 4 TO 10 INCHES THIS AFTERNOON AND
  TONIGHT...MAKING STORM TOTALS OF 15 TO 30 INCHES.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. VISIBILITIES WILL BE
  REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE DURING PERIODS OF HEAVY
  FALLING SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS AND DIFFICULT WITH SNOW
  COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES. SOME SECONDARY ROADS
  MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE DUE TO THE DEPTH OF ACCUMULATED OR
  DRIFTED SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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COZ033-040415-
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SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER 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
1149 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT AND WILL BE HEAVY
  AT TIMES. THE SNOW WILL DECREASE LATE TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ANOTHER 4 TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE...MAKING
  STORM TOTALS OF 12 TO 20 INCHES.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. VISIBILITIES WILL BE
  REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS DURING PERIODS OF HEAVIER
  FALLING SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS
  AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

COZ035-036-040415-
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LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...
RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...
GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK
1149 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD IN THE FOOTHILLS THIS
  AFTERNOON...AND MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 10 INCHES.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...VISIBILITY WILL BE LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE IN
  SOME PLACES DURING PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOWPACKED AND ICY AND THERE WILL
  BE AREAS OF LOW VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

COZ039>041-040415-
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BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARVADA...BOULDER...GOLDEN...LAKEWOOD...
LONGMONT...AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR
1149 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD THIS LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES THIS EVENING. THE SNOW WILL
  DIMINISH IN DENVER AFTER MIDNIGHT...BUT SNOW MAY LINGER SOUTH
  OF DENVER INTO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES...WITH UP TO 7 INCHES NEAR
  THE FOOTHILLS AND IN SOUTHERN DOUGLAS AND ELBERT COUNTIES.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS AT 15 TO 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED
  BEHIND A FRONT THIS EVENING. THE GUSTY WINDS COMBINED WITH THE
  HEAVIER SNOW MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOWPACKED AND ICY AROUND SUNSET AND
  POSSIBLY FOR THE RUSH HOUR THIS AFTERNOON.

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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