Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
417 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...More snow for the northern Colorado mountains...

.An active storm track will bring another round of snow to the
Colorado high country. Snow showers will increase through this
afternoon, and then become more widespread and heavier tonight
into Thursday morning. People planning travel into the Colorado
high country tonight or Thursday should be prepared for winter
travel conditions with snow or slush covered roads, reduced
visibility, and slow travel.

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West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-
Including the cities of East Slopes Park and Northern Gore
Ranges, Gore Pass, Rabbit Ears Pass, Cameron Pass,
Laramie and Medicine Bow Mountains, Rabbit Ears Range,
Rocky Mountain National Park, Willow Creek Pass, Berthoud Pass,
Breckenridge, East Slopes Mosquito Range,
East Slopes Southern Gore Range, Eisenhower Tunnel, Indian Peaks,
Kenosha Mountains, Mount Evans, Williams Fork Mountains,
and Winter Park
417 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM MDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 6 PM this
evening to 6 PM MDT Thursday.

* TIMING...Snow showers will increase in coverage this afternoon,
  but then become heavier and more widespread tonight into
  Thursday morning. Snow will taper off again late Thursday
  afternoon.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 to 8 inches, with local amounts up to one
  foot.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
  Visibility may be reduced to one quarter mile in the heavier
  snow showers.

* IMPACTS...Colder temperatures arriving tonight will allow snow
  and slush to accumulate on roads. Travelers headed into the
  Colorado high country should be prepared for winter travel
  conditions. Traction and chain laws may be enacted over the
  high mountain passes tonight and Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while
driving.

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