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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1103 PM MDT FRI APR 11 2014

COZ004-009-010-012-013-121315-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.A.0011.140413T0900Z-140414T0600Z/
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
1103 PM MDT FRI APR 11 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* TIMING: SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY EVENING WILL BECOME
  MORE NUMEROUS LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SUNDAY... AND INTO SUNDAY EVENING.

* ELEVATION: GENERALLY ABOVE 7500 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: AROUND A FOOT OF SNOW POSSIBLE WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SATURDAY NIGHT WILL
  BECOME WEST TO NORTHWEST SUNDAY AND INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 MPH
  WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE IN THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS
  ANDBLOWING 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 STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND/OR BLOWING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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