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
1138 PM MST MON JAN 19 2015

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GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...VAIL
1138 PM MST MON JAN 19 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM
MST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL GRADUALLY LESSEN OVERNIGHT
  BEFORE ENDING AFTER SUNRISE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES TOTAL.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVIEST SNOW WILL BE CONFINED TO THE VAIL PASS AND
  SURROUNDING AREAS. EXPECT TRAVEL SLOWDOWNS AND WINTER DRIVING
  CONDITIONS ALONG INTERSTATE 70 OVER VAIL PASS AND HIGHWAY 24
  NEAR BATTLE MOUNTAIN. AREAS FARTHER WEST LIKE ASPEN WILL SEE
  ONLY LIGHT SNOW.

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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