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
212 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

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Grand and Battlement Mesas-West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-
Including the cities of Crested Butte, Taylor Park, and Marble
212 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 8 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 15 inches
  with locally higher amounts possible.

* WHERE...Grand and Battlement Mesas and West Elk and Sawatch
  Mountains.

* WHEN...From 5 PM Sunday to 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause
  widespread blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

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/O.NEW.KGJT.WS.W.0006.180219T0000Z-180220T1500Z/
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Including the cities of Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton,
Rico, and Hesperus
212 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 8 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 12 to 18 inches,
  with localized amounts up to 24 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Northwest San Juan Mountains and Southwest San Juan
  Mountains.

* WHEN...From 5 PM Sunday to 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will cause
  widespread blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

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/O.NEW.KGJT.WW.Y.0012.180219T0000Z-180220T1500Z/
Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Including the cities of Manila and Dutch John
212 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 8 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches with
  locally higher amounts expected.

* WHERE...Eastern Uinta Mountains.

* WHEN...From 5 PM Sunday to 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause
  widespread blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road
conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1.

$$

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Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Upper Yampa River Basin-
Including the cities of Rangely, Dinosaur, Craig, Hayden, Meeker,
and Steamboat Springs
212 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 8 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total
  snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches with locally higher amounts
  expected.

* WHERE...Lower Yampa River Basin, Central Yampa River Basin and
  Upper Yampa River Basin.

* WHEN...From 5 PM Sunday to 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause
  patchy blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

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/O.NEW.KGJT.WW.Y.0012.180219T0000Z-180220T1500Z/
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Tavaputs Plateau-
Including the cities of Rio Blanco, Ridgway, and Glade Park
212 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 8 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches with
  locally higher amounts possible.

* WHERE...In Utah, Tavaputs Plateau. In Colorado, Roan and
  Tavaputs Plateaus and Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide.

* WHEN...From 5 PM Sunday to 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will
  cause widespread blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road
conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1.

$$

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La Sal and Abajo Mountains-
212 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 8 AM MST
TUESDAY ABOVE 8000 FEET...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches, with
  localized amounts up to 12 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...La Sal and Abajo Mountains.

* WHEN...From 5 PM Sunday to 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will cause
  widespread blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road
conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1.

$$

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Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-Flat Tops-
Including the cities of Columbine, Hahns Peak, Toponas, Aspen,
Vail, Snowmass, Buford, and Trappers Lake
212 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow possible. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions. Potential total snow accumulations of 10 to
  18 inches, with localized higher amounts possible.

* WHERE...Elkhead and Park Mountains, Gore and Elk
  Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys and Flat Tops.

* WHEN...From Sunday afternoon through Tuesday morning with the
  heaviest snow possible Monday after sunrise through Monday
  evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph could
  result in widespread blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

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