Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
127 PM MST SUN JAN 22 2017

AZZ510-511-514-231100-
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WHITE MOUNTAINS OF GRAHAM AND GREENLEE COUNTIES-
GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS-CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HANNAGAN MEADOW...MOUNT GRAHAM...
MOUNT LEMMON...SUMMERHAVEN
127 PM MST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 5 AM MST
TUESDAY ABOVE 6000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY
TO 5 AM MST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CAUSE PERIODS OF LOW
  VISIBILITY AND SNOW COVERED ROADS RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* TIMING...SHOWERS WILL MOVE IN FROM THE WEST BY LATE MONDAY
  MORNING...INCREASING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES BETWEEN 6000 AND 7000
  FEET...WITH 5 TO 9 INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET. LITTLE OR NO
  ACCUMULATION BELOW 5000 FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS...STARTING OUT AT ABOUT 8000 FEET NOON
  MONDAY...FALLING TO 7000 FEET AROUND SUNSET...5500 FEET AROUND
  MIDNIGHT...AND 4000 FEET AROUND SUNRISE TUESDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW ARE LIKELY
WHICH WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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