Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1035 PM MST FRI NOV 21 2014

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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOPONAS...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...
CRESTED BUTTE...MARBLE...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE
1035 PM MST FRI NOV 21 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY TO
6 PM MST MONDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST
  SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH FRONTAL PASSAGE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 20 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS. 8 TO 14
  INCHES FOR THE UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH FOR THE
  HIGHEST ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR
  VISIBILITY FROM SNOW...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW. THIS INCLUDES
  MCCLURE...VAIL AND RABBIT EARS PASSES...HIGHWAY 65 OVER THE
  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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CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CRAIG...HAYDEN...MEEKER
1035 PM MST FRI NOV 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY
TO 6 AM MST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVEL...BEGINNING AROUND 6500 FEET THEN DROPPING TO THE
  VALLEY FLOOR SATURDAY EVENING.

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

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING 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.

&&

$$

COZ003-221345-
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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...RIO BLANCO
1035 PM MST FRI NOV 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY
TO 6 AM MST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

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

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING 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.

&&

$$

COZ007-008-221345-
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DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIFLE...SILT...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...
EAGLE...CARBONDALE
1035 PM MST FRI NOV 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY
TO 3 PM MST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...THE TOWN OF SILT AND AREAS WEST WILL SEE 1
  TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW WHILE AREAS EAST WILL SEE 3 TO 6 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVEL...BEGINNING AROUND 6500 FEET THEN DROPPING TO THE
  VALLEY FLOOR SATURDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW INCLUDING INTERSTATE 70.

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.

&&

$$

COZ011-014-221345-
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CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DELTA...HOTCHKISS...MONTROSE...
GUNNISON...CIMARRON
1035 PM MST FRI NOV 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM SATURDAY
TO 3 PM MST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 4 INCHES...HIGHEST AMOUNTS OVER CERRO
  SUMMIT.

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

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING 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.

&&

$$

COZ018-019-221345-
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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...
SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
1035 PM MST FRI NOV 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM SATURDAY
TO 3 PM MST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL BEGIN SATURDAY EVENING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES...WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS
  EXPECTED IN THE NORTHERN SAN JUANS.

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

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING 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.

&&

$$

UTZ023-221345-
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EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN
1035 PM MST FRI NOV 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY
TO 6 AM MST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL BEGIN SATURDAY AFTERNOON
  AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 7 INCHES.

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

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED DUE TO SNOW AND
  BLOWING 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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