Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
951 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY
951 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM FRIDAY TO
8 PM MST SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TOMORROW MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SATURDAY EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 7 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED ESPECIALLY
  HIGHWAY 550 THROUGH THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ON FRIDAY NIGHT.
  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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/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0006.150130T1500Z-150201T0300Z/
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
951 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM FRIDAY TO
8 PM MST SATURDAY ABOVE 8000 FEET...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TOMORROW MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SATURDAY EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES. AROUND A FOOT AT LOCATIONS
  ABOVE 10,000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED ESPECIALLY
  HIGHWAY 550 THROUGH THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ON FRIDAY NIGHT AND
  UT 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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