Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
555 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

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EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN
555 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

SNOW HAS DECREASED OVER THE AREA WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
CONTINUING HERE AND THERE. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL REMAIN
LIGHT. THEREFORE...THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL BE ALLOWED TO
EXPIRE AT 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

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COZ004-009-010-013-140800-
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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-FLATTOPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...TOPONAS...SKYWAY...ASPEN...
VAIL...SNOWMASS...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE
555 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT MONDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT MONDAY.

* TIMING: PERIODS OF SNOW...OCCASIONALLY HEAVY...WILL CONTINUE
  FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. SNOW
  WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY AFTER SUNSET. ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL
  WILL BE ENDING LATE TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 5 TO 10 INCHES OF NEW SNOW IS EXPECTED
  THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

* WINDS: WINDS WILL BE SHIFTING FROM WEST TO NORTHEAST THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WIND GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 MPH WILL BE
  POSSIBLE IN SNOW SQUALLS.

* VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE IN THE HEAVIEST SNOW
  SQUALLS AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

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COZ012-018-140800-
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WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE...
OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY
555 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT MONDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT MONDAY.

* TIMING: PERIODS OF SNOW...OCCASIONALLY HEAVY...WILL CONTINUE
  FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. SNOW
  WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY AFTER MIDNIGHT. ACCUMULATING
  SNOWFALL WILL BE ENDING AROUND SUNRISE. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  MAY OCCUR AS WELL UNTIL SUNSET.

* ELEVATION:

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 8 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE COMMON...
  BUT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 9000 FEET HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO RECEIVE
  10 TO 15 INCHES.

* WINDS: WEST 10 TO 20 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE IN THE HEAVIEST SNOW
  SQUALLS AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ017-019-140800-
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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...SILVERTON...
RICO...HESPERUS
555 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT
MONDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT
MONDAY.

* TIMING: PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN
  MOUNTAINS TONIGHT. ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL BE ENDING BY
  LATE TONIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE UNTIL
  SUNSET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 3 TO 7 INCHES IS EXPECTED WITH THE HIGHEST
  AMOUNTS CENTERED FROM MOLAS PASS TO RED MOUNTAIN PASS.

* WINDS: WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITY: BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW AND FOG...MOSTLY
  ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* 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.

&&

$$

COZ003-140300-
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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...RIO BLANCO
555 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING: PERIODS OF SNOW...OCCASIONALLY HEAVY...THROUGH EARLY
  THIS EVENING. SNOW WILL BE DECREASING LATE THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 3 TO 7 INCHES.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITY: BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW AND FOG...MOSTLY
  ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* IMPACTS: REDUCED VISIBILITY AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS...
  ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHEST LOCATIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ014-140800-
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UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUNNISON...CIMARRON
555 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT
MONDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT
MONDAY.

* TIMING: PERIODS OF SNOW ENDING LATE TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 2 TO 6 INCHES. THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL
  OCCUR OVER CERRO SUMMIT. THE TOWN OF GUNNISON HAS THE
  POTENTIAL OF RECEIVING AROUND 4 INCHES BY MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE UNTIL SUNSET.

* WINDS: WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN SNOW
  SQUALLS.

* VISIBILITY: OCCASIONALLY BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW
  AND FOG.

* IMPACTS: REDUCED VISIBILITY AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ005-140800-
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UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...STEAMBOAT SPRINGS AND VICINITY
555 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT
MONDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT
MONDAY.

* TIMING: PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE STEAMBOAT
  SPRINGS AREA THIS EVENING. ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL BE
  ENDING BY LATE TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 6 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS: WEST 10 TO 15.

* VISIBILITY: BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW AND FOG.

* IMPACTS: REDUCED VISIBILITY AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS.

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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