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
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOPONAS...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...
CRESTED BUTTE...MARBLE...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST MONDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY
  AFTERNOON WITH BREAKS IN SNOWFALL...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY...BEFORE
  MORE SNOW FALLS. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH FRONTAL
  PASSAGE TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...12 TO 16 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR
  VISIBILITY IN SNOW...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW. INCLEMENT WINTER
  WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT MCCLURE...VAIL...AND RABBIT
  EARS PASSES... AS WELL AS HIGHWAY 65 OVER THE GRAND MESA AND
  HIGHWAY 50 OVER MONARCH PASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

UTZ024-231200-
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EASTERN UINTA BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VERNAL...JENSEN...BALLARD...
FORT DUCHESNE...RANDLETT
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
MST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE UNTIL FRONTAL PASSAGE AND A
  SHORT WHILE AFTERWARDS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 INCHES.

* WINDS...LIGHT WINDS OF 5 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...DOWN TO 1 MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVIER SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

COZ002-231200-
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CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CRAIG...HAYDEN...MEEKER
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

COZ003-231200-
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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...RIO BLANCO
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

COZ007-008-231200-
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DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIFLE...SILT...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...
EAGLE...CARBONDALE
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW INCLUDING INTERSTATE 70.

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.

&&

$$

COZ011-014-231200-
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CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DELTA...HOTCHKISS...MONTROSE...
GUNNISON...CIMARRON
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

COZ018-019-231200-
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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...
SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR
  VISIBILITY IN SNOW...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW. MEANWHILE...ROADS
  WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED...ESPECIALLY OVER 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.

&&

$$

UTZ023-231200-
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EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN
857 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
SUNDAY...

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR
  VISIBILITY IN SNOW...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW. MEANWHILE...ROADS
  WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED...ESPECIALLY OVER 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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