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
1117 PM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017

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Eastern Uinta Mountains-
1117 PM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* TIMING...Snow will continue through early Wednesday morning
  with periods of moderate to heavy snow at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 to 14 inches with locally higher amounts
  above 10,000 feet.

* SNOW LEVEL...8000 feet lowering to around 6500 feet by Wednesday
morning. Snow levels may rise during the afternoon. Significant
snow accumulations will be mainly above 9000 feet, with lesser
amounts below.

* WINDS...West to northwest winds 15 to 25 with gusts to 40 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
  heavier snow showers.

* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will become slick and
  snowpacked. In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will
  reduce visibility.

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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Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
1117 PM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Telluride, Silverton, and Rico.

* TIMING...Light snow or a rain and snow mix will continue,
  changing to all snow by morning and picking up in intensity.
  Snow will continue through late Wednesday morning, though there
  will be lulls along with the moderate to heavy snow at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 to 14 inches with locally higher amounts
  above 10,000 feet.

* SNOW LEVEL...8000 feet lowering to around 6500 feet by Wednesday
  morning. Snow levels may rise during the afternoon. Significant
  snow accumulations will be mainly above 9000 feet, with lesser
  amounts below.

* WINDS...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph,
  switching to northwest by Tuesday morning.

* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
  heavier snow showers.

* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will become slick and
  snowpacked, especially US-550 over Molas Pass and Red Mountain
  Pass as well as Lizard Head Pass on Hwy 145. In addition, snow
  and areas of blowing snow will reduce visibility.

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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La Sal and Abajo Mountains-
1117 PM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...La Sal and Abajo mountains

* TIMING...Light snow or a rain/snow mix will change over to all
  snow by morning. Snow will continue through late Wednesday
  morning with lulls along with periods of moderate to heavy snow
  at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches with locally higher amounts
  above 10,000 feet.

* SNOW LEVEL...Between 8000 and 9000 feet, lowering to around 6500
  feet by Wednesday morning. Snow levels may rise during the
  afternoon. Significant snow accumulations will be mainly above
  9000 feet, with lesser amounts below.

* WINDS...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph,
  switching to northwest by Tuesday morning.

* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
  heavier snow showers.

* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will become slick and
  snowpacked. In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will
  reduce visibility.

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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Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
1117 PM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Taylor Park and Trappers Lake.

* TIMING...Light snow or rain/snow mix will change over to all
  snow by morning. Snow will continue through late Wednesday
  morning, with lulls along with periods of moderate to heavy snow
  at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches with locally higher amounts
  above 10,000 feet.

* SNOW LEVEL...Between 8000 and 9000 feet, lowering to around 6500
  feet by Wednesday morning. Snow levels may rise during the
  afternoon. Significant snow accumulations will be mainly above
  9000 feet, with lesser amounts below.

* WINDS...Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph,
  switching to northwest by Tuesday morning.

* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
  heavier snow showers.

* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will become slick and
  snowpacked. In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will
  reduce visibility.

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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