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
254 PM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

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Elkhead and Park Mountains-Flat Tops-
Including the cities of Columbine, Hahns Peak, Toponas, Buford,
and Trappers Lake
254 PM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Moderate to heavy snow showers and blowing snow
  occurring. Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during
  the evening commute. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 6
  inches, with localized amounts up to 8 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Elkhead and Park Mountains and Flat Tops.

* WHEN...Until 5 AM MST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 60 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-
Including the cities of Vail, Crested Butte, Taylor Park,
and Marble
254 PM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SATURDAY
ABOVE 8000 FEET...

* WHAT...Moderate to heavy snow showers and blowing snow
  occurring. Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during
  the evening commute. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 6
  inches, with localized amounts up to 9 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Grand and Battlement Mesas, Gore and Elk
  Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys and West Elk and Sawatch
  Mountains.

* WHEN...Until 5 AM MST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 75 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

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Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Including the cities of Telluride, Silverton, and Rico
254 PM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
SATURDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on slippery road
  conditions, including during the evening commute. In addition,
  areas of poor visibility are expected. Additional snow
  accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, with localized amounts up to 6
  inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Northwest San Juan Mountains and Southwest San Juan
  Mountains.

* WHEN...Until 5 AM MST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 80 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road
conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1.

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/gjt



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