Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1206 PM MST MON NOV 24 2014

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...INDEPENDENCE PASS...
MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE
1206 PM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAWATCH RANGE...THE WESTERN MOSQUITO
  RANGE...AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...ANOTHER DISTURBANCE EMBEDDED WITHIN THE JET
  STREAM ALOFT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE STATE TODAY...BRINGING MORE
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL TO THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
  ARE EXPECTED BY LATE AFTERNOON...WITH STORM TOTAL SNOW
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 10 TO 20 INCHES.

* WIND...NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH PRODUCING
  POOR VISIBILITY IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS OVER TENNESSEE...FREMONT AND
  MONARCH PASSES DUE TO A COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...
  POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED DUE TO HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW.

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

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