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
248 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Northwest San Juan Mountains-
Southwest San Juan Mountains-
248 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Aspen, Vail, Snowmass, Crested Butte,
  Taylor Park, Marble, Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton,
  Rico, and Hesperus.

* TIMING...Periods of snow will continue this morning, with
  scattered snow showers expected this afternoon.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...Additional 1 to 3 inches this morning with
  storm total snowfall ranging from 3 to 6 inches. Locally higher
  amounts expected on east facing slopes.

* WINDS...Northeast 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Dropping to under one mile at times in moderate
  to heavy snowfall.

* IMPACTS...Mountain passes will be icy and snowpacked with
  hazardous travel conditions likely to persist through mid-
  morning.

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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