Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1033 AM MST MON NOV 28 2016

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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-
1033 AM MST MON NOV 28 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...HAHNS PEAK...
  TOPONAS...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR
  PARK... MARBLE...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE LATE MORNING HOURS
  BEFORE PICKING UP AGAIN IN INTENSITY FROM NOON THROUGH ABOUT
  NOON TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES RESULTING IN A
  STORM TOTAL OF 10 TO 16 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

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

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL MAKE
  TRAVEL DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES.

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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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
1033 AM MST MON NOV 28 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...TELLURIDE...OURAY...LAKE
  CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS.

* TIMING...A BRIEF LULL WITH SOME LIGHT SNOW WILL OCCUR THIS
  MORNING BEFORE SNOW STARTS PICKING UP AGAIN FROM NOON ONWARDS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES RESULTING IN A
  STORM TOTAL OF 10 TO 20 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE IN THE UNCOMPAGHRE GORGE AREA
  SOUTH OF OURAY TO RED MOUNTAIN PASS OVERNIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY IN SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT
  ESPECIALLY OVER THE UNCOMPAGHRE GORGE SOUTH OF OURAY...RED
  MOUNTAIN PASS...MOLAS AND COAL BANK PASSES.

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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LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
1033 AM MST MON NOV 28 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST TUESDAY ABOVE
8000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 8000 FEET FOR SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL OCCUR THIS MORNING BEFORE PICKING UP IN
  INTENSITY FROM NOON ONWARDS. SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES OVER THE LA SAL MOUNTAINS
  WITH 3 TO 6 INCHES OVER THE ABAJO MOUNTAINS. MUCH LESSER AMOUNTS
  EXPECTED BELOW 8000 FEET.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW.

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-UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
1033 AM MST MON NOV 28 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...STEAMBOAT
  SPRINGS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL PICK UP AGAIN AROUND NOON AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH NOON TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 5 INCHES RESULTING IN A
  STORM TOTAL OF 5 TO 10 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW. ANY
  ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY OVER
  DOUGLAS PASS.

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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UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
1033 AM MST MON NOV 28 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...GUNNISON...CIMARRON...
  RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL PICK UP AGAIN FROM NOON ONWARDS. WESTERN
  SECTIONS OF THESE ZONES WILL SEE THE MOST SNOWFALL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ANY ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY OVER CERRO SUMMIT.

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-CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
1033 AM MST MON NOV 28 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CRAIG...HAYDEN...MEEKER...
  EAGLE...EDWARDS...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...CARBONDALE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL REMAIN INTERMITTENT THIS MORNING BUT WILL
  PICK UP AGAIN FROM NOON ONWARDS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ANY ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  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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