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
452 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-FLAT TOPS-
452 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...HAHNS PEAK...
  TOPONAS...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE SPREAD OVER THE NORTHERN COLORADO
  MOUNTAINS AND INCREASE IN INTENSITY TODAY WITH THE HEAVIEST
  SNOWFALL THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SNOWFALL WITH CONTINUE
  INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS
  WITH SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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.

&&

$$

COZ010-112000-
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GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
452 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS.

* TIMING...SNOW...MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES WILL CONTINUE TODAY
  INTO THURSDAY MORNING, WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 14 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS. IMPACTS WILL BE GREATEST SOUTH OF ASPEN.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS
  WITH SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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.

&&

$$

COZ009-012-112000-
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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
452 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR
  PARK... MARBLE.

* TIMING...SNOW...MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES WITH GREATER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE OVER THE WEST ELK MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS
  WITH SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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.

&&

$$

COZ014-112000-
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UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
452 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
9 AM MST THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...GUNNISON...CIMARRON.

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING, WITH
  THE HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED DURING LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 25
  MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS
  WITH SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
452 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...RIDGWAY...GLADE
  PARK...TELLURIDE...OURAY...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...
  HESPERUS...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN...MONTICELLO.

* TIMING...SNOWFALL THIS MORNING WILL BECOME MODERATE TO HEAVY AT
  TIMES THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE TONIGHT. SNOWFALL WILL
  DECREASE LATE TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS
  WITH SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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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LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
452 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR...CRAIG...
   HAYDEN...MEEKER.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS MORNING, MIXING WITH RAIN AT
  TIMES, AND CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS
  WITH SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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.

&&

$$

COZ005-112000-
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UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
452 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...STEAMBOAT SPRINGS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS
  WITH SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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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