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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
947 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.A winter storm will slowly move across Colorado today and
tonight bringing snowfall heavy at times to the Front Range
mountains and foothills, and light to moderate rainfall to the
plains of northeast Colorado. Heaviest snowfall is expected to
occur in the foothills west of I-25 and over higher elevations of
the Palmer Divide in Douglas County where up to a foot of snow
could pile up by Wednesday morning. Foothill areas north of
Interstate 70 and east facing slopes of the Front Range mountains
could receive anywhere from 4 to 10 inches of snow. Snowfall is
expected to be heaviest this evening, and then diminish Wednesday
morning with the storm system moving away from Colorado.

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Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Including the cities of Bailey, Central City, Evergreen,
Georgetown, Idaho Springs, and Westcreek
947 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 AM MDT WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...Snow will become widespread Tuesday evening and may
  be heavy at times overnight, then diminish during the day
  Wednesday.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 to 12 inches by early Wednesday
  morning, with the heaviest amounts likely from Bailey and
  Conifer across southern Jefferson.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...Heavy snowfall and northeast winds at 15 to
  25 mph will reduce visibilities to less than a mile at times.

* IMPACTS...Roads will become slushy or snowpacked during the
  heaviest snow Tuesday night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow...
sleet...and ice are expected or occurring. This will make travel
hazardous or not impossible at times.

&&

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Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Including the cities of Castle Rock, Elbert, Fondis, Kiowa,
and Larkspur
947 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO NOON MDT WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...Rain will change to snow this evening, and become
  heavy at times overnight. Snowfall will then diminish
  Wednesday morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 to 12 inches, with the heaviest amounts
  likely over the higher terrain west of Interstate 25.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...Heavy snowfall and north winds to 25 mph
  will reduce visibilities to less than a half mile at times.

* IMPACTS...Roads will become slushy or snowpacked during the
  period of heaviest snow late Tuesday night into Wednesday
  morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow...
sleet...and ice are expected or occurring. Strong winds are also
possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

&&

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South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Including the cities of Cameron Pass,
Laramie and Medicine Bow Mountains, Rabbit Ears Range,
Rocky Mountain National Park, Willow Creek Pass, Berthoud Pass,
Breckenridge, East Slopes Mosquito Range,
East Slopes Southern Gore Range, Eisenhower Tunnel, Indian Peaks,
Kenosha Mountains, Mount Evans, Williams Fork Mountains,
Winter Park, Estes Park, Glendevey, Nederland,
and Red Feather Lakes
947 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...Light to moderate snowfall will continue overnight and
  will begin to diminish by Wednesday morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 to 10 inches, with the heavier snow
amounts on east facing slopes.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...Periods of heavy snowfall and north winds to
  25 mph will reduce visibilities to less than a half mile at
  times.

* IMPACTS...Roads will become slushy or snowpacked during the
  period of heaviest snow tonight.

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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