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
953 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
953 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...TELLURIDE...SILVERTON...RICO.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TO ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS JUST BEFORE
  MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 3 INCHES OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES WITH
  HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER MOUNTAIN PEAKS.

* SNOW LEVEL...LOWERING TO 8500 FEET OVERNIGHT...WITH
  ACCUMULATING SNOW ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SLUSHY AND SNOW COVERED OVERNIGHT.

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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