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

COZ004-009-010-012-013-290700-
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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-
258 PM 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...SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH NOON TUESDAY WITH THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT.

* 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.

&&

$$

COZ018-019-290700-
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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
258 PM 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...SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING WITH THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* 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 UP TO A FOOT OF NEW SNOW 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.

&&

$$

COZ003-005-290700-
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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
258 PM 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 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.

&&

$$

COZ014-017-290700-
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UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
258 PM 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 CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. 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.

&&

$$

COZ002-008-290700-
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CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
258 PM 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 CONTINUE THROUGH NOON TUESDAY.

* 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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LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
258 PM MST MON NOV 28 2016

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING WITH THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* 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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