Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1211 AM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
1211 AM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT SUNDAY
ABOVE 9000 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY
BELOW 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE
  CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE
  SATURDAY. SNOW SHOWERS MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ABOVE 9000 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...6
  TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. BELOW 9000 FEET...2 TO
  5 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVEL...RISING TO AROUND 8500 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS
  AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES.

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-
1211 AM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT SUNDAY
ABOVE 9000 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY
BELOW 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...
  SNOWMASS...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE
  SATURDAY. SNOW SHOWERS MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ABOVE 9000 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... 5
  TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. BELOW 9000 FEET...2 TO
  4 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVEL...RISING TO AROUND 8500 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS
  AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES.

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-FLATTOPS-
1211 AM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

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

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* SNOW LEVEL...GENERALLY NEAR THE 9000 FOOT LEVEL BUT COULD
  LOWER IN SOME AREAS TO NEAR 8000 FEET...MAINLY DURING THE
  OVERNIGHT HOURS.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS
  AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES.

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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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
1211 AM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* SNOW LEVEL...RISING TO AROUND 8500 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS.

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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