Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
536 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...NORTHEAST COLORADO STILL FEELING THE EFFECTS OF DEPARTING
WINTER STORM...

.A POWERFUL WINTER STORM SYSTEM CENTERED OVER SOUTHWEST KANSAS
WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST COLORADO THIS
MORNING. LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW...GUSTING WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW
WILL BE THE PRINCIPAL WEATHER THREATS. MANY ROADS IN EASTERN
COLORADO SUCH AS INTERSTATE 76 FROM LOCHBUIE TO THE NEBRASKA LINE
AND INTERSTATE 70 FROM JUST EAST OF AURORA TO THE KANSAS LINE
REMAIN CLOSED DUE TO ADVERSE ROAD AND WEATHER CONDITIONS. GUSTY
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND
DRIFTING SNOW IN RURAL AREAS EAST OF THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR
THIS MORNING. MEANWHILE WEATHER CONDITIONS HAVE STEADILY IMPROVED
IN THE HIGH COUNTRY OF NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO. CONSEQUENTLY THE
WINTER STORM WARNING WILL NO LONGER BE IN EFFECT FOR THE HIGH
COUNTRY.

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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-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-
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...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...
NEDERLAND...RED FEATHER LAKES...FAIRPLAY...HARTSEL...
LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK...FORT COLLINS...HEREFORD...LOVELAND...
NUNN...BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...STONEHAM...
EATON...FORT LUPTON...GREELEY...ROGGEN
536 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
STORM WARNING.

SNOWFALL HAS DECREASED SIGNIFICANTLY IN THE HIGH COUNTRY OVER
THE PAST FEW HOURS. THIS TREND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE WITH THE
STORM SYSTEM MOVING FARTHER AWAY FROM COLORADO.

$$

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BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
MORGAN COUNTY-CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARVADA...BOULDER...GOLDEN...LAKEWOOD...
LONGMONT...AURORA...BRIGHTON...CITY OF DENVER...
DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...LITTLETON...
PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...LARKSPUR...
BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...BENNETT...BYERS...
DEER TRAIL...LEADER...AGATE...HUGO...LIMON...MATHESON...FORDER...
KARVAL...KUTCH...PUNKIN CENTER...CROOK...MERINO...STERLING...
PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS...JULESBURG...OVID...
SEDGWICK...AMHERST...HAXTUN...HOLYOKE
536 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE AT LEAST THROUGH MID-
  MORNING. SOME INTENSIFICATION MAY OCCUR EARLY THIS MORNING WITH
  A CONTINUATION OF MOIST UPSLOPE FLOW ALONG THE FRONT RANGE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ANOTHER 1 TO 2 INCHES...MAINLY ALONG THE
  PALMER DIVIDE AND ACROSS THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE STATE.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH GUSTS
  AROUND 35 MPH WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
  IN OPEN AREAS. EXPECT THE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW TO REDUCE
  VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ICY AND SNOW PACKED ROADS...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ON THE HIGH
  PLAINS THIS MORNING..WITH NUMEROUS ROAD PRESENTLY CLOSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS EXIST. SNOW...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...AND CLOSED
ROADWAYS WILL SERIOUSLY IMPACT TRAVEL. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO
CHECK THE LATEST ROAD AND WEATHER CONDITIONS BEFORE VENTURING
OUT ACROSS NORTHEAST COLORADO THIS MORNING. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT AND WARM CLOTHING...FOOD AND
WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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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...WESTCREEK
536 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING IN
  THE SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS. SNOWFALL SHOULD TAPER OFF BY
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ANOTHER 1 TO 3 INCHES BY LATE THIS MORNING.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...VISIBILITIES AS LOW AS ONE QUARTER MILE CAN BE
  EXPECTED DURING THE HEAVIER SNOWFALL EARLY THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE ICY AND SNOWPACKED. TRAVEL WILL BE
  DIFFICULT DUE TO THE DEPTH OF SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS EXIST. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO CHECK THE LATEST ROAD
AND WEATHER CONDITIONS BEFORE VENTURING IN THE FRONT RANGE
FOOTHILLS THIS MORNING. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT AND WARM CLOTHING...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN
CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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BAKER


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