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
1109 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

COZ004-010-012-013-250600-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0024.170425T0300Z-170426T0300Z/
Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
1109 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Taylor Park, Trappers Lake and many high
  elevation mountain passes including Rabbit Ears Pass, Vail Pass,
  McClure Pass and Independence Pass.

* TIMING...Late this evening through Tuesday evening. Heaviest
  during the overnight hours tonight.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 8 inches with locally higher amounts.

* WINDS...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* IMPACTS...The moderate to locally heavy snow will make travel
  difficult across many 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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COZ018-019-250600-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0024.170425T0600Z-170426T0300Z/
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
1109 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Telluride, Silverton, Rico and many high
  elevation mountain passes including Red Mountain Pass, Coal Bank
  Pass, Molas Pass, Lizard Head Pass and the Uncompahgre Gorge.

* TIMING...Late tonight through Tuesday evening. Heaviest snow
  will occur during the predawn hours Tuesday morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 8 inches with locally higher amounts.

* WINDS...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* IMPACTS...The moderate to locally heavy snow will make travel
  difficult across many 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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