Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
251 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

COZ004-009-010-012-013-017>019-210900-
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...TOPONAS...SKYWAY...ASPEN...
VAIL...SNOWMASS...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE...BUFORD...
TRAPPERS LAKE...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...OURAY...TELLURIDE...
LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
251 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL ABOVE 10000 FEET ON TUESDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY...

A WEATHER SYSTEM WILL PASS THROUGH EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING BRINGING PRECIPITATION
IN THE FORM OF RAIN AND SNOW. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL BEGIN AROUND
11000 FEET ON TUESDAY BUT IS EXPECTED TO DROP TO 10000 FEET BY
WEDNESDAY MORNING. 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW MAY ACCUMULATE AT
LOCATIONS ABOVE 10000 FT BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

THOSE VENTURING INTO THE HIGH COUNTRY SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
THE POSSIBILITY OF WET SNOW. FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION ON THIS
DEVELOPING STORM...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/GJT OR
FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK OR TWITTER.

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