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
827 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

...HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE FOOTHILLS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT...

.THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS NORTHERN COLORADO
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO THURSDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
TO BE FROM LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MUCH OF THE NIGHT...
WITH SNOW DECREASING THURSDAY MORNING. A PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOW
WITH SNOWFALL RATES OF ONE TO TWO INCHES PER HOUR IS POSSIBLE IN
THE FOOTHILLS. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT DUE TO SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY. LIGHTER SNOW IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.

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LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...
RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...
GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK
827 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND MAY BE
  HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...THEN DECREASE ON
  THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 16 INCHES BY MIDDAY THURSDAY.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS AT 10 TO 20 MPH.
  VISIBILITIES UNDER A QUARTER MILE ARE POSSIBLE IN THE HEAVIER
  SNOW SHOWERS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITIES. SECONDARY ROADS MAY BECOME
  IMPASSABLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

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