Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
415 AM MDT SAT APR 12 2014

COZ004-009-010-012-013-121815-
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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...TOPONAS...SKYWAY...ASPEN...
VAIL...SNOWMASS...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE...BUFORD...
TRAPPERS LAKE
415 AM MDT SAT APR 12 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO 3 AM MDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM
SUNDAY TO 3 AM MDT MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* TIMING: SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING WILL BECOME
  MORE NUMEROUS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY EVENING.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 8000 FEET

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 8 TO 12 INCHES WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS
  ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS: WEST 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE IN THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS
  AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS: REDUCED VISIBILITY AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS...
  ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES INCLUDING INTERSTATE 70
  OVER VAIL PASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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COZ018-019-121815-
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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...
SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
415 AM MDT SAT APR 12 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO 3 AM MDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM
SUNDAY TO 3 AM MDT MONDAY.

* TIMING: SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING WILL BECOME
  MORE NUMEROUS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY EVENING.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 8 TO 12 INCHES WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS
  ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS: WEST 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE IN THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS
  AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS: REDUCED VISIBILITY AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS...
  ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


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