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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1156 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015


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FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS...DURANGO...
BAYFIELD...IGNACIO
1156 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON MST TODAY ABOVE
6500 FEET.

TEMPERATURES WARMED TO ABOVE FREEZING AND PRECIPITATION
DECREASED...SUCH THAT MAINLY RAIN OR PERIOD OF RAIN MIXED WITH
SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING. LITTLE OR NO ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATION EXPECTED.

$$

COZ019-UTZ028-010300-
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SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
1156 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...TOTAL 6 TO 10 INCHES. AROUND A FOOT AT
  LOCATIONS ABOVE 10000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED...ESPECIALLY
  HIGHWAYS 550 AND 145 THROUGH THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND UTAH
  HIGHWAY 191 FROM BLANDING THROUGH MONTICELLO. HEAVY SNOW MAY
  RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY
1156 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...TOTAL 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
  TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED ESPECIALLY
  HIGHWAYS 550 AND 145 THROUGH THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS. HEAVY
  SNOW MAY RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
1156 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 7500 FEET...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...TOTAL 3 TO 7 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH
  TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED AT TIMES...
  ESPECIALLY ALONG HIGHWAY 62 OVER DALLAS DIVIDE. HEAVY SNOW MAY
  RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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.

&&

$$
CJC


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