Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
419 AM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

COZ058-060-061-066-068-261930-
/O.NEW.KPUB.WS.A.0009.170227T1800Z-170301T0600Z/
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, Bonanza, Alpine, Granite, St Elmo, North Pass,
Cumbres Pass, and Wolf Creek Pass
419 AM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Winter Storm
Watch, which is in effect from Monday morning through Tuesday
evening.

* LOCATION...the western Mosquito and eastern Sawatch Mountain
  Ranges above 11000 feet...western Chaffee County between 9000
  and 11000 feet...and the La Garita and eastern San Juan
  Mountains above 10000 feet...including Climax and Wolf Creek
  Pass.


* CAUSE AND TIMING...a quick moving storm system will bring
  moderate to heavy snow to the Continental Divide Monday morning
  through Tuesday evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 to 14 inches with locally higher amounts
  on west facing slopes.

* WIND...southwest 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* IMPACT...travel will be hazardous due to snow, poor
  visibilities and icy or snow covered roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow, sleet, or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

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