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
601 PM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
601 PM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING
ABOVE 9000 FEET...

ALTHOUGH SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS
EVENING...SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE NO LONGER EXPECTED.
THEREFORE...WILL LET THE WARNING FOR THE SAN JUANS EXPIRE.

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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
601 PM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT
SUNDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...SNOWMASS...TAYLOR
  PARK...TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH TONIGHT...BUT
  TAPERING OFF SUNDAY MORNING. ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED
  BETWEEN 9 PM AND 6 AM TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...NEW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 4.

* SNOW LEVEL...RISING TO AROUND 8500 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS
  AND LOCAL BLOWING SNOW ABOVE TIMBERLINE.

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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