Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
822 PM MDT MON MAY 18 2015

...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED IN THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS TONIGHT AND
TUESDAY...

.ANOTHER MOIST STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS COLORADO TONIGHT AND
TUESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARM ENOUGH FOR RAIN IN MOST
AREAS BELOW 9000 FEET. HEAVY WET SNOW IS EXPECTED IN THE HIGHER
MOUNTAINS. TRAVEL OVER THE HIGHER PASSES MAY BE IMPACTED DUE TO
THE HEAVY SNOWFALL...WHILE AT LOWER ELEVATIONS WARMER ROADS WILL
LIMIT THE IMPACT.

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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...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...WINTER PARK
822 PM MDT MON MAY 18 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY
  BEFORE DECREASING TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL
  FALL FROM LATER THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 20 INCHES...WITH MOST OF THE HEAVY
  SNOW ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET AND ON HIGHEST EAST SLOPES.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AT 15 TO 30 MPH OVER HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS. VISIBILITIES BELOW A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES IN THE
  HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS.

* IMPACTS...ROADS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS WILL LIKELY BECOME SLUSHY
  OR SNOWPACKED. LOW VISIBILITIES MAY ALSO MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT
  IN THE HEAVIER SHOWERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

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