Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
735 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

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Eastern Uinta Mountains-
735 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* TIMING...Snow will continue through early Wednesday morning
  with periods of moderate to heavy snow at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...An additional 3 to 5 inches of new snow
  bringing storm total snowfall of 8 to 14 inches, mainly above
  9,000 feet. Locally higher amounts above 10,000 feet.

* SNOW LEVEL...Snow levels will rise to near 8500 feet during the
  day, then lower below mountain bases tonight.

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
  heavier snow showers.

* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will be slick and snowpacked.
  In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will reduce
  visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.

&&

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Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
735 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Telluride, Silverton, and Rico.

* TIMING...Snow will continue through late Wednesday morning,
  though there will be lulls along with the moderate to heavy snow
  at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...An additional 4 to 6 inches of new snow
  bringing total snowfall of 8 to 14 inches, mainly above 9000
  feet with lesser amounts below. Locally higher amounts above
  10,000 feet.

* SNOW LEVEL...Snow levels will rise to near 8500 feet during the
  day, then lower below mountain bases tonight.

* WINDS...North 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in heavier
  snow showers.

* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will be slick and snowpacked,
  especially US-550 over Molas Pass and Red Mountain Pass as well
  as Lizard Head Pass on Hwy 145. In addition, snow and areas of
  blowing snow will reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.

&&

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La Sal and Abajo Mountains-
735 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...La Sal and Abajo mountains

* TIMING...Snow and blowing snow will continue through late
  Wednesday morning with lulls along with periods of moderate to
  heavy snow at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...An additional, 3 to 5 inches of new snow
  bringing snowfall totals to 8 to 14 inches, mainly above 9,000
  feet with lesser amounts below. Locally higher amounts above
  10,000 feet.

* SNOW LEVEL...Snow levels will rise to near 8500 feet during the
  day, then lower below mountain bases tonight.

* WINDS...North 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in heavier
  snow showers.

* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will be slick and snowpacked.
  In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will reduce
  visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.

&&

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Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
735 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Taylor Park and Trappers Lake.

* TIMING...Snow will continue through late Wednesday morning with
  lulls along with periods of moderate to heavy snow at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...An additional 6 to 10 inches of new snow
  bringing snowfall totals of 6 to 12 inches, mainly above 9,000
  feet. Locally higher amounts above 10,000 feet.

* SNOW LEVEL...Snow levels will rise to near 8500 feet during the
  day, then lower below mountain bases tonight.

* WINDS...North 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
  heavier snow showers.

* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will be slick and snowpacked.
  In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will reduce
  visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.

&&

$$



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