Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

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CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...DELTA...HOTCHKISS...
  MONTROSE...GUNNISON...CIMARRON.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH MONDAY
  NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL 5 TO 10 INCHES TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY OVER CERRO
  AND BLUE MESA SUMMITS. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING
  CONDITIONS.

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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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...
  OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...STORM TOTAL OF 18 TO 36 INCHES OF SNOW
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH INTO
  MONDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...NUCLA.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL 5 TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE...WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO UNDER 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY RATES OF SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY
  AND ALLOW SNOW TO QUICKLY ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS. TRAVELING WILL
  BE DIFFICULT.

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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FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...
  MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...IGNACIO.

* TIMING... A RAIN-SNOW MIX THIS EVENING WILL SWITCH TO ALL SNOW
  AFTER MIDNIGHT. PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN ARE POSSIBLE THIS
  EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 A MILE AT TIMES IN
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS AND HEAVY SNOW RATES WILL
  LEAD TO SNOW ACCUMULATING ON AREA ROADWAYS LATE TONIGHT. BE
  PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...PAGOSA SPRINGS AND VICINITY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF
  SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL PERSIST INTO MONDAY
  AFTERNOON...WITH LIGHT SNOW INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 A MILE AT TIMES IN
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS AND HEAVY SNOW RATES
  WILL LEAD TO SNOW ACCUMULATING ON AREA ROADWAYS THIS AFTERNOON
  AND BEYOND. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...MONTICELLO AND VICINITY.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 15 TO 25 INCHES THROUGH
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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SOUTHEAST UTAH-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...BLANDING...BLUFF...MEXICAN
  HAT.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...AT TIMES HEAVY...WILL PERSIST INTO
  MONDAY AFTERNOON...WITH LIGHT SNOW INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES MAINLY ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* SNOW LEVEL...CHANGING OVER TO ALL SNOW BEFORE MIDNIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN 1/2 OF MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...GRAND JUNCTION...FRUITA...
  PALISADE...RIFLE...SILT...PARACHUTE...MESA...GLENWOOD
  SPRINGS... EAGLE...CARBONDALE...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...
  THOMPSON SPRINGS.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* SNOW LEVEL...PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN ARE POSSIBLE BELOW 5500
  FEET...TURNING TO ALL SNOW LATE TONIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY RATES OF SNOW WILL REDUCE
  VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES. TRAVELING MAY BECOME
  DIFFICULT.

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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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...
  SNOWMASS...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL 8 TO 16 INCHES THROUGH MONDAY
  NIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-FLAT TOPS-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...BUFORD...
  TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 20 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

COZ004-011300-
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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...TOPONAS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE OFF AN ON THROUGH MIDDAY TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 14 INCHES BY TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST ON MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
952 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MIDDAY TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 14 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST MONDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* VISIBILITY...DROPPING TO LESS THAN 1 MILE AT TIMES IN MODERATE
  TO HEAVY SNOWFALL.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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