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
805 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

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SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
805 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH SATURDAY
  EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...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
805 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH SATURDAY
  EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...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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FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS...DURANGO...
BAYFIELD...IGNACIO
805 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
SATURDAY ABOVE 6500 FEET...

* TIMING...WET SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. A
  RAIN AND SNOW MIX IS POSSIBLE THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF HEAVY WET
  SNOW.

* WINDS...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN A HALF MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES WILL DROP TONIGHT AND COULD CREATE
  TRAVEL HAZARDS AS WET SURFACES START TO FREEZE. ROADS WILL BE
  SLUSHY OR SNOW COVERED. 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-
805 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH SATURDAY
  EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...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.

&&

$$



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