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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1124 AM MDT THU MAY 26 2016

...MOUNTAIN SNOW EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT...

.A LATE COLD SPRING STORM WILL BRING SNOW TO THE COLORADO
MOUNTAINS...MAINLY ABOVE 10000 FEET. CONVECTION THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING MAY PRODUCE ISOLATED AREAS OF POOR VISIBILITY AND SLIGHT
ROADS WITH HEAVY SNOWFALL RATES. SNOW WILL DECREASE TONIGHT WEST
OF THE DIVIDE WITH SNOW CONTINUING AT LIGHTER RATES ALONG THE
FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS FRIDAY MORNING.

COZ034-270300-
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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-
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
1124 AM MDT THU MAY 26 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 AM MDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 9 AM MDT FRIDAY.

* TIMING...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME NUMEROUS THIS
  AFTERNOON...CAUSING LOCALIZED AREAS OF POOR VISIBILITY AND HEAVY
  SNOWFALL RATES. IT WILL BECOME MORE STRATIFORM
  TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE FRONT RANGE
  MOUNTAINS. SNOW WILL DECREASE FRIDAY MORNING FROM WEST TO EAST.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS..6 TO 13 INCHES ABOVE 10000 FEET...WITH
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS FOUND OVER THE MOUNTAINS OF EASTERN PARK AND
  CLEAR CREEK COUNTIES.

* VISIBILITY...VISIBILITY MAY DROP TO BELOW HALF A MILE AT TIMES
  UNDER HEAVIER SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS...CONVECTION WILL LIKELY CAUSE LOCALIZED AREAS OF LOW
  VISIBILITY AND SLIGHT TO SLUSHY ROADS...CAUSING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS.

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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