Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
750 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...INDEPENDENCE PASS...
MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE
750 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SAWATCH AND MOSQUITO RANGES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A SECOND PACIFIC WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL
  CONTINUE TO PRODUCE SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAINS ALONG THE
  CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TONIGHT OF 4 TO
  8 INCHES ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN AND 1 TO 3 INCHES ACROSS
  THE HIGH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS. THIS WILL BRING STORM TOTAL
  SNOWFALL TO BETWEEN 18 TO 42 INCHES.

* WIND...GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY...BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED
  ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WINTER STORMS MAY HAVE STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF OVER
8 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO
TRAVEL IN THE WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE
WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER
SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

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CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CANON CITY...PENROSE...COLORADO SPRINGS...PUEBLO...
WALSENBURG...TRINIDAD...BRANSON...KIM...SPRINGFIELD...WALSH
750 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM MST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM MST WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATION...SOUTHERN EL PASO...PUEBLO...AND EASTERN FREMONT
  COUNTIES...THE SOUTHERN I-25 CORRIDOR INCLUDING WALSENBURG AND
  TRINIDAD...AND LAS ANIMAS...AND BACA COUNTIES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...AN ARCTIC AIR MASS COMBINED WITH A UPPER
  LEVEL WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING A MIXTURE OF FREEZING
  DRIZZLE...FOG AND PERIODS OF SNOW TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON. FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW LATER
  TONIGHT AS A SECONDARY COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS LESS THAN 1/4
  OF AN INCH THROUGH THE EVENING AND EARLY OVERNIGHT HOURS. THEN 2
  TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DETERIORATE THROUGH
  THE OVERNIGHT HOURS AS TEMPERATURES CONTINUE TO FALL...AND ROAD
  SURFACES START TO ICE UP. SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE REGION
  OVERNIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING RESULTING IN
  SLICK...SNOWPACKED AND ICY ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

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LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...LEADVILLE
750 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...CENTRAL LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FEET INCLUDING
  LEADVILLE.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A SECOND PACIFIC WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL
  CONTINUE TO PRODUCE SNOW OVER THE REGION.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES
  WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT...BRINGING STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS
  TO BETWEEN 10 AND 17 INCHES.

* WIND...NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO PERIODS OF HEAVY...
  BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

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NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS...RYE...GREENHORN MTN
750 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 4 PM MST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...THE WET MOUNTAINS AND THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
  MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...AN ARCTIC AIR MASS COMBINED WITH A UPPER
  LEVEL WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING SNOW TO THE REGION TONIGHT AND
  TOMORROW.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 10 INCHES.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

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TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
INCLUDING...WOODLAND PARK...PIKES PEAK...BLACK FOREST...
AIR FORCE ACADEMY
750 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY...PIKES PEAK AND TELLER
  COUNTY.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...AN ARCTIC AIR MASS COMBINED WITH A UPPER
  LEVEL WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING SNOW TO THE REGION TONIGHT
  THROUGH TOMORROW MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...FOR NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY...3 TO 6
  INCHES. FOR THE PIKES PEAK REGION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WIND...FOR NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST 10 TO
  20 MPH. FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF PIKES PEAK...WEST TO
  SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES TOMORROW MORNING WILL RANGE BETWEEN ZERO TO
  10 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS.

* ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...ONLY LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED DURING
  THIS EVENINGS RUSH HOUR...BUT DUE TO THE ARCTIC AIR...THE SNOW
  WILL QUICKLY FREEZE-UP ON ROADWAYS MAKING FOR VERY SLIPPERY
  DRIVING CONDITIONS. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR LATER TONIGHT
  AS A SECONDARY SURGE OF ARCTIC AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION
  AROUND 3 AM IN THE MORNING. WEDNESDAY MORNINGS RUSH HOUR WILL
  BE QUITE DIFFICULT DUE TO THE VERY COLD AIR AND HEAVIER SNOW.
  BLOWING SNOW MAY ALSO BE AN ISSUE TOMORROW MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

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