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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1151 AM MST SUN JAN 22 2017


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ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
1151 AM MST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM
MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM MST TUESDAY. THE WINTER
STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...
  IGNACIO...PAGOSA SPRINGS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
  TUESDAY MORNING. PERIODS OF RAIN MIXED WITH SNOW WILL BE
  POSSIBLE IN LOWER ELEVATIONS DURING THE DAY ON MONDAY BEFORE
  PRECIPITATION TRANSITIONS BACK TO ALL SNOW MONDAY NIGHT WHEN THE
  HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED WITH WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY.

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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FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-
1151 AM MST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM
MST TUESDAY ABOVE 5500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING ABOVE 5500 FEET FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM MST TUESDAY. THE
WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
  TUESDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR MONDAY
  NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED WITH WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY.

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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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
1151 AM MST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO 9 AM MST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR
  PARK... MARBLE...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...TELLURIDE...OURAY...
  LAKE CITY... SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS.

* TIMING...AFTER A BREAK IN THE PRECIPITATION THIS AFTERNOON...
  SNOW WILL REDEVELOP THIS EVENING AND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 20 INCHES WITH UP TO 2 FEET ON
  SOUTHWEST-FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED WITH WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS CONTINUING THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.
  VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO UNDER A HALF MILE AT TIMES
  DURING THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL.

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-
1151 AM MST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...MONTICELLO.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL REDEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH MIDNIGHT MONDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED WITH WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS CONTINUING THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.
  VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO UNDER A HALF MILE AT TIMES
  DURING THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL.

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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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-FLAT TOPS-
1151 AM MST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON MST TUESDAY. THE WINTER
STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...COLUMBINE...
  HAHNS PEAK...TOPONAS...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS...BUFORD...
  TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL REDEVELOP THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADWAYS WILL BE SNOW PACKED WITH WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS CONTINUING THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.
  VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO UNDER A HALF MILE AT TIMES
  DURING THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL.

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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EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
1151 AM MST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN.

* TIMING...AFTER A BREAK IN THE PRECIPITATION THIS AFTERNOON...
  SNOW IS EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP THIS EVENING AND WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

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

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED WITH WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS CONTINUING THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.
  VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO UNDER A HALF MILE AT TIMES
  DURING THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL.

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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