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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
946 AM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

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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, and Summerhaven
946 AM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MONDAY TO 5 PM MST
TUESDAY ABOVE 6500 FEET...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 6 PM Monday to
5 PM MST Tuesday above 6500 feet.

* IMPACTS...Moderate to heavy snow will cause low visibility and
  snow covered roads. Expect hazardous driving conditions above 6500
  feet. Road restrictions or closures may occur.

* TIMING...Showers will spread into the area from the west late
  Monday afternoon, increasing Monday night into Tuesday.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 to 10 inches above 6500 feet, with
  locally higher amounts possible above 8000 feet.

* SNOW LEVELS...Around 7000 feet late Monday afternoon, falling as
  low as 6000 feet Tuesday.

* WINDS...Out of the southwest at 20 to 30 mph with gusts over 40
  mph possible.

* 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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