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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014


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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-FLATTOPS-
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS CANCELLED THE
WINTER STORM WARNING.

THE THREAT OF ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATION HAS ENDED ACROSS
THE UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN INCLUDING THE PARK...GORE AND FLAT TOP
RANGES. ADDITIONAL LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE AT THE HIGHEST
ELEVATIONS OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS.

$$

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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS CANCELLED THE
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

THE THREAT OF ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATING SNOW HAS ENDED
ACROSS THE HIGH PLATEAUS OF WESTERN COLORADO AND ALONG THE I-70
CORRIDOR FROM DEBEQUE TO SILT. THEREFORE THE ADVISORY HAS BEEN
CANCELLED.

$$

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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...CRESTED BUTTE...
MARBLE
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...A COLD FRONT IS SPREADING MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW
  SOUTHWARD. SNOWFALL RATES IN EXCESS OF AN INCH PER HOUR WILL BE
  POSSIBLE NEAR THE FRONTAL PASSAGE.

* ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 7 INCHES WITH LOCALIZED
  AMOUNTS UP TO FOOT AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS. WEST AND NORTHWEST
  FACING SLOPES WILL BE FAVORED.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ALL MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL BE ICY AND SNOWPACKED. THE
  COMBINATIONS OF SNOW...FOG...AND DRIFTING AND BLOWING SNOW
  OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL MAKE TRAVEL CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR
  VISIBILITY. THIS INCLUDES MCCLURE...VAIL AND RABBIT EARS
  PASSES... HIGHWAY 65 OVER GRAND MESA AND HIGHWAY 50 OVER
  MONARCH PASS.

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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COZ018-019-161300-
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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...
SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

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

* TIMING...SNOW INTENSITY WILL INCREASE WITH THE PASSAGE OF A COLD
  FRONT FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE EVENING. SNOW RATES IN EXCESS OF
  AN INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
  HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES.

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

* IMPACTS...ALL MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL HAVE ICY AND SNOWPACKED
  CONDITIONS. THE COMBINATIONS OF SNOW...FOG...AND DRIFTING AND
  BLOWING SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL MAKE TRAVEL CHALLENGING
  DUE TO POOR VISIBILITY.

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.

&&

$$

COZ014-160700-
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UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUNNISON...CIMARRON
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...SNOW MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  MIDNIGHT ACROSS THE GUNNISON BASIN AND CERRO SUMMIT BEFORE
  GRADUALLY ENDING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...WITH TEMPERATURES REMAINING NEAR TO BELOW FREEZING...
   ROADS WILL REMAIN ICY AND SNOWPACKED.

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-
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT ABOVE 8500 FEET...

* TIMING...SNOW INTENSITY WILL INCREASE AS A COLD FRONT MOVES
  THROUGH SOUTHEAST UTAH LATE THIS EVENING. SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO
  ACCUMULATE THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN ICY AND SNOWPACKED. IN ADDITION...
  BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY SIGNIFICANTLY AT TIMES.

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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CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...EAGLE...CARBONDALE
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...BRIEF PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL ARE
  EXPECTED THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING BEFORE THE SNOW GRADUALLY
  ENDS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED.

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.

&&

$$

COZ011-020-161000-
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CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DELTA...HOTCHKISS...MONTROSE...NUCLA
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW COVERAGE AND RATES WILL INCREASE LATE THIS
  EVENING AS A FRONT PASSES THROUGH THE AREA AND BRINGS IN MUCH
  COOLER AIR. THE SNOW WILL BE SHORT-LIVED BUT RATES IN EXCESS OF
  INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 3 INCHES.

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

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED. IN ADDITION...
  BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE 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.

&&

$$

COZ017-161000-
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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK
1004 PM MST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST
SUNDAY ABOVE 7500 FEET...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT
  AS A FRONT PASSES THROUGH THE AREA AND BRINGS IN MUCH COOLER
  AIR. THE SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES WITH RATES IN EXCESS OF
  INCH PER HOUR.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED. IN ADDITION...
  BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE 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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