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
557 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...MORE SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATING SNOW HEADED FOR THE MOUNTAINS...

.AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM OVER THE WESTERN UNITED STATES WILL
SEND SEVERAL WAVES OF ENERGY ACROSS THE COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY
THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS WILL BRING SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...TO THE
COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY. IF TRAVELING ACROSS THE COLORADO
MOUNTAINS...BE PREPARED FOR HAZARDOUS AND SLOW TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

COZ033-022100-
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SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER 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
557 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 5 PM MST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND THEN BECOME
  HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. THE SNOW WILL DECREASE
  TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 18 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  40 MPH WILL BECOME NORTHWEST AND DECREASE SLIGHTLY BY TUESDAY.
  VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  DURING PERIODS OF HEAVIER FALLING SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS
  AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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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WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS
557 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY AND BE HEAVY
  AT TIMES. SNOW WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 FEET.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN EXPOSED AREAS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE
  REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE DURING PERIODS OF HEAVY
  FALLING SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES. SOME SECONDARY ROADS MAY BECOME
  IMPASSABLE DUE TO THE DEPTH OF ACCUMULATED OR DRIFTED SNOW.

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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