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
1225 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

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Lower Yampa River Basin-
1225 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has cancelled the
Winter Weather Advisory.

Snow ended during the night and additional accumulations before
sunrise are unlikely. Therefore, the Winter Weather Advisory has
been cancelled.

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Central Colorado River Basin-Upper Gunnison River Valley-
1225 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect until noon
MDT today.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Eagle, Edwards, Glenwood Springs,
  Carbondale, Gunnison, and Cimarron.

* TIMING...Snow will continue through the remainder of the night
  and through much of the morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 to 3 inches, mainly on grassy areas.

* WINDS...Light and variable.

* VISIBILITY...Below 3 miles in light snow and fog. Less than 1
  mile at times in heavier showers.

* IMPACTS...Roads may become icy and slushy with accumulating snow
  overnight and in the early morning possibly resulting in
  hazardous travel conditions.

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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Eastern Uinta Mountains-
1225 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Manila and Dutch John.

* TIMING...Snow will persist periodically through Friday. The
  heaviest snow is expected this morning through this evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 8 inches with locally higher amounts
  along northeast facing slopes.Greatest accumulations mainly
  above 9,000 feet.

* WINDS...North 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* IMPACTS...Expect mountain passes to be icy and snowpacked with
  hazardous travel conditions likely. Backcountry travel will also
  be difficult.

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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Elkhead and Park Mountains-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
1225 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Columbine, Hahns Peak, Toponas, Aspen,
  Vail, Snowmass, Crested Butte, Taylor Park, Marble, Buford,
  Trappers Lake, Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton, Rico,
  and Hesperus.

* TIMING...Snow will continue to accumulate through Friday. The
  greatest accumulations will be tonight through Thursday morning.
  Expect lulls from time to time through Friday with periods of
  moderate to heavy snow.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches with locally higher amounts
  possible. Greatest accumulations mainly above 9,000 feet.

* WINDS...West 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* IMPACTS...Mountain passes will be icy and snowpacked with
  hazardous travel conditions likely, especially over Vail Pass,
  Rabbit Ears Pass and the Highway 550 corridor through the San
  Juans. Backcountry travel will also be difficult.

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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Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
1225 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Rio Blanco, Ridgway, and Glade Park.

* TIMING...Periods of moderate to heavy snow will occur through
  Friday. Lulls in snowfall are expected at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 to 7 inches with locally higher
  amounts. Greatest accumulations mainly above 9,000 feet.

* WINDS...Northwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* IMPACTS...Mountain passes will be icy and snowpacked with
  hazardous travel conditions likely. Backcountry travel will also
  be difficult.

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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Central Yampa River Basin-Upper Yampa River Basin-
1225 AM MDT Thu May 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
TODAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Craig, Hayden, Meeker, and Steamboat
  Springs.

* TIMING...Snow continue through the afternoon with periods of
  moderate to heavy snow will persist through Friday.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 to 3 inches with locally higher amounts.

* WINDS...West 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* IMPACTS...Roads will become icy and slushy with accumulating
  snow this evening, creating hazardous travel conditions,
  especially along Highway 40 from Craig to Steamboat Springs.

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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