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
1204 AM MST TUE DEC 23 2014


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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY
1204 AM MST TUE DEC 23 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...
...BLIZZARD WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS MORNING.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CREATE WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS AT TIMES. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW
  AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1/4 MILE AT TIMES.

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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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
1204 AM MST TUE DEC 23 2014

...BLIZZARD WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AND THROUGH TUESDAY. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT AND MAINLY ALONG NORTH
FACING SLOPES.

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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOPONAS...ASPEN...VAIL...
CRESTED BUTTE...MARBLE...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE...GUNNISON...
CIMARRON
1204 AM MST TUE DEC 23 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AND THROUGH TUESDAY. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT AND MAINLY ALONG NORTH
FACING SLOPES.

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