Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
623 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017


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Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Including the cities of Bailey, Central City, Evergreen,
Georgetown, Idaho Springs, and Westcreek
623 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow, which is in effect
until noon MDT today. The Winter Storm Warning has been cancelled.

* TIMING...light snow will continue through the mid morning hours
  then decrease toward noon.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 to 3 inches, mainly extreme southern
  jefferson and western douglas counties.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...North 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
  Visibilities could be under one quarter of a mile in heavier
  snow.

* IMPACTS...Snow, gusty winds and poor visibilities will create
  hazardous winter driving conditions. Roads will be icy and
  snow packed.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for blowing snow means that
visibilities will be limited due to strong winds blowing snow
around. Use caution when traveling...especially in open areas.

&&

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South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield
County-
Including the cities of Berthoud Pass, Breckenridge,
East Slopes Mosquito Range, East Slopes Southern Gore Range,
Eisenhower Tunnel, Indian Peaks, Kenosha Mountains, Mount Evans,
Williams Fork Mountains, Winter Park, Arvada, Boulder, Golden,
Lakewood, and Longmont
623 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Denver has cancelled the Winter
Weather Advisory.

The storm has shifted to the south and east with decreasing
snowfall over the advisory area. heavy snowfall is no longer
expected.

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Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Including the cities of Castle Rock, Elbert, Fondis, Kiowa,
and Larkspur
623 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY...

* TIMING...Snow and strong winds will continue through the
  morning hours.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 to 10 inches over the Palmer Ridge.
  Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches will occur in the heavier
  bands of snow.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...Northerly winds are expected to increase to
  30 to 40 mph with gusts to 55 mph over the Palmer Ridge
  through this morning. Visibilities will be near zero at times.

* IMPACTS...Moderate to heavy snow, strong winds and poor
  visibilities will create hazardous winter driving conditions.
  Roads will be icy and snow packed.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions...making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel...have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded...stay with your vehicle.

&&

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Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Including the cities of Bennett, Byers, Deer Trail, Leader,
Agate, Hugo, Limon, and Matheson
623 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY...

* TIMING...snow and strong winds will continue through the
  morning hours, with the snow expected to decrease towards
  noon.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 to 7 inches.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...North winds 30 to 45 mph with gusts up to 55
  mph at times through the afternoon. Visibilities will be near
  zero at times.

* IMPACTS...Heavy snow, strong winds and poor visibilities will
  create hazardous winter driving conditions. Roads will be icy
  and snow packed.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions...making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel...have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded...stay with your vehicle.
&&

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North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-Washington County-
Including the cities of Aurora, Brighton, City of Denver,
Denver International Airport, Highlands Ranch, Littleton, Parker,
Akron, Cope, Last Chance, and Otis
623 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
TODAY...

* TIMING...Bands of light snow will continue mid morning. In and
  around the Denver area the snow will be confined to extreme
  eastern and southern parts of the metro area.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 to 4 inches.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...North 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
  Visibilities could be under one quarter of a mile in heavier
  snow.

* IMPACTS...Snow, gusty winds and poor visibilities will create
  hazardous winter driving conditions. Roads will be icy and
  snow packed.

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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