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
1004 PM MDT Wed May 17 2017

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Eastern Uinta Mountains-
1004 PM MDT Wed May 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Manila and Dutch John.

* TIMING...Snow will persist into Friday. The heaviest snow is
  expected Thursday morning through Thursday evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 to 4 inches.

* SNOW LEVEL...Greatest accumulations mainly above 9,000 feet.

* WINDS...North 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* IMPACTS...The heavy snow will create snow covered roads and
  produce scattered power outages.

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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Elkhead and Park Mountains-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
1004 PM MDT Wed May 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Columbine, Hahns Peak, Toponas, Aspen,
  Vail, Snowmass, Crested Butte, Taylor Park, Marble, Buford,
  Trappers Lake, Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton, Rico,
  and Hesperus.

* TIMING...Snow will continue to accumulate through Friday. The
  greatest accumulations will be through Thursday morning.
  Expect lulls from time to time Thursday through Friday with
  periods of moderate to heavy snow.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 6 inches.

* SNOW LEVEL...Greatest accumulations mainly above 9,000 feet.

* WINDS...West 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* IMPACTS...The heavy snow will make many roads impassable and
  may produce widespread power outages due to the weight of the
  snow on tree limbs and power lines.

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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Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
1004 PM MDT Wed May 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Rio Blanco, Ridgway, and Glade Park.

* TIMING...Periods of moderate to heavy snow will occur through
  Friday. Lulls in snowfall are expected at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 to 3 inches.

* SNOW LEVEL...Greatest accumulations mainly above 9,000 feet.

* WINDS...Northwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* IMPACTS...The heavy snow will create snow covered roads and
  produce scattered power outages.

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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Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Upper Yampa River Basin-
1004 PM MDT Wed May 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Rangely, Dinosaur, Craig, Hayden, Meeker,
  and Steamboat Springs.

* TIMING...A break in snow is expected until the early morning
  hours Thursday. Snow will pick up in intensity and coverage mid
  morning through Thursday afternoon. Periods of moderate to
  heavy snow will happen through Friday.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 to 3 inches.

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

* IMPACTS...The heavy snow will create snow covered roads and
  produce scattered power outages.

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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