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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO NOON MST TUESDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM MST THIS MORNING...

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

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TODAY WITH
  LITTLE ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION. THEN SNOW WILL REDEVELOP TONIGHT
  AND BECOMES HEAVY ON MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 10 TO 20 INCHES POSSIBLE
  TONIGHT AND MONDAY.

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

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ010-010015-
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GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO
NOON MST TUESDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM MST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND
  TONIGHT WITH LITTLE ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION. SNOW WILL
  REDEVELOP MONDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 8 TO 14 INCHES MONDAY AND
  MONDAY NIGHT.

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

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ013-010015-
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FLAT TOPS-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO
NOON MST TUESDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM MST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND
  TONIGHT WITH LITTLE ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION. SNOW WILL
  REDEVELOP MONDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 20 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

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

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ008-010015-
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CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO
NOON MST TUESDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM MST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...EAGLE...
  CARBONDALE.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND
  TONIGHT WITH LITTLE ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION. SNOW WILL
  REDEVELOP MONDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ004-005-311715-
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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM MST THIS MORNING...

OCCASIONAL LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH
TONIGHT...WITH LITTLE TO NO ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION.

$$

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UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO NOON MST TUESDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS CANCELLED THE
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...GUNNISON...CIMARRON.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL REDEVELOP TONIGHT...BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES
  THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES TONIGHT AND MONDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY OVER CERRO
  AND BLUE MESA SUMMITS. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING
  CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ020-010015-
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PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON MST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...NUCLA.

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO UNDER 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY RATES OF SNOW WILL REDUCE
  VISIBILITY AND ALLOW SNOW TO QUICKLY ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS.
  TRAVELLING WILL BE DIFFICULT.

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.

&&

$$

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FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON MST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...
  MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...IGNACIO...PAGOSA SPRINGS AND
  VICINITY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF SNOW...AT
  TIMES HEAVY...WILL PERSIST INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON...WITH LIGHT
  SNOW INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 14 INCHES ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 A MILE AT TIMES IN
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS AND HEAVY SNOW RATES
  WILL LEAD TO SNOW ACCUMULATING ON AREA ROADWAYS THIS AFTERNOON
  AND BEYOND. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

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SOUTHEAST UTAH-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON MST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...BLANDING...BLUFF...MEXICAN
  HAT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF SNOW...AT
  TIMES HEAVY...WILL PERSIST INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON...WITH LIGHT
  SNOW INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES MAINLY ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* SNOW LEVEL...RAIN WILL BE MIXED WITH SNOW THIS AFTERNOON BELOW
  6500 FEET...BUT WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW TONIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 OF MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ017>019-010015-
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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

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

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW CONTINUES INTO MONDAY
  AFTERNOON. LIGHT SNOW CONTINUES INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 18 TO 36 INCHES OF SNOW
  POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH INTO
  MONDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

UTZ028-010015-
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LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...MONTICELLO AND VICINITY.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED TODAY. LIGHTER SNOW CONTINUES
  INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 15 TO 25 INCHES TODAY
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

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

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ006-007-011-010015-
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GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO NOON MST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...GRAND JUNCTION...FRUITA...
  PALISADE...RIFLE...SILT...PARACHUTE...MESA...DELTA...
  HOTCHKISS... MONTROSE.

* TIMING...A RAIN AND SNOW MIX WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW BY
  MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED EARLY MONDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* SNOW LEVEL...RAIN MAY BE MIXED IN WITH SNOW THIS EVENING BELOW
  6000 FEET...BUT WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ003-010015-
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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO NOON MST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...RIO BLANCO.

* TIMING...SNOW REDEVELOPS TONIGHT AND WILL BECOME HEAVY AT
  TIMES ON MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 10 TO 20 INCHES LATE TONIGHT
  AND MONDAY.

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

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

UTZ027-010015-
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ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
907 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...
  THOMPSON SPRINGS.

* TIMING...A RAIN AND SNOW MIX WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING...THEN
  CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW BY MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* SNOW LEVEL...RAIN MAY BE MIXED IN WITH SNOW THIS EVENING BELOW
  6000 FEET...BUT WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY RATES OF SNOW WILL REDUCE
  VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES. TRAVELING MAY BECOME
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND/OR BLOWING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$



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